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    Jar Prices

    Compak sell 72 1lb jars with screw lids on ebay for £31.39 free postage, just cheaper than c wynne jones.
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    Can anyone id this one?

    And the others are bind weed and blackberry :nature-smiley-014:
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    Honey tasting

    I use the same from fleabay.
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    Bees nest in wigan

    What type of bee are they and where abouts in your garden, hanging from a tree in a hedge, in a bird box, in the ground.....!!
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    First post

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    First post

    Welcome to the Forum, I'm not to far from you and not far enought away from Meetballuk
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    Showing honey (colours)

    Stupid money for that set, i'm sure if somebody had a set they could probably get multiple copies done in a glass shop and be able to knock them out on ebay at a tenner a set all day long. Never did put any in the show.
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    How to kill a colony in a small poly hive

    :yeahthat: :iagree:
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    Queen availabilty

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    I quit now.......

    Was even sent on a tablet.;)
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    HOW TO: Make soft set honey from OSR

    After bottling the honey do you cool it again to 14c. thanks
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    Just out of curiosity, why not extracted. :confused:
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    Honey Jars & Lids Problems

    Because you don't know where they've been stored, a rat could of pissed on them.
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    Honey Jars & Lids Problems

    I have used same lids and jars (probably from the same supplier) heated/dishwasher and no problems, how else do you sterilize them.