Beekeepers say there's not enough food for all hives as more and more are created - TVNZ

"Beekeepers are worried our growing honey industry is out of control and that bees are starving from over-population. Rapid growth, especially in the manuka honey industry, has seen the number of hives soar in the last ten years, prompting the industry to come up with a plan....."

Read more here: tvnz.co.nz

The Association's apiary in North Shropshire

The Association maintains an apiary at an organic farm in North Shropshire.

We hold regular meetings at the apiary during the summer, where members new and old can gain experience in handling bees.

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