Bees too hot to make honey - NZ

"It's been so hot bees have stopped making honey so they can gather water to cool their hives down. The hottest summer on record in many parts of the country has presented another challenging season for beekeepers, particularly in the south. Variable weather conditions over the last few months have interrupted the honey flow and beekeepers ...." (New Zealand)

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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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