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What to do with your bees when you go on holidays

In this article James talks about What to do with your bees or other pets [...]

Slugs and Snails: Tips For Removing Them From Your Garden

In this article Sally gives some great natural tips on how to remove Slugs and [...]

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German Wasps – How to Keep them out of your bee hives

It's the time of the year in the Waitakere Ranges that the common and German [...]

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Raw Food – Making the change to the Raw Food lifestyle

Raw Food – What are the benefits of a Raw Food diet and how do [...]

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What is a Decapping Knife?

In this article we discuss what is a decapping knife, and do you really need [...]

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What is a Solar Wax Extractor

What is a Solar Wax Extractor and why you will find this very useful in [...]

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A tale of three stings – A funny swarm story

A funny and embarrassing story about a bee swarm we rescued last season. We hope [...]

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NBA Workshop – Mercury Island VSH – Michelle Taylor – KM007

Michelle Taylor introduced VSH being "Varroa Sensitive Hygiene" a Bee 'activity' or a genetic trait [...]

Wrapping up your bees with a moisture quilt?

Winter is just around the corner, so it’s time to get the bees ready for [...]

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Honey 1 extraction

Today we checked the hive for any frames that had mostly capped honey and glad [...]

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