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    Dark Honey, smells unusual ! What is it?

    Look like this but appears a bit darker I real life
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    Dark Honey, smells unusual ! What is it?

    I have just removed some very dark, fusty smelling (a bit like pee/socks)honey, unusual anyway. Tastes lovely, just wondering what it might come from. Edge of town setting with a range of trees around me from lime to walnut and horse chestnut. Lots of gardens and parkland Thanks Mark
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    Nuc wanted for 2018

    Still looking for a nuc or full colony 30-40 miles(ish) of Northampton. Many Thanks Mark
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    Nuc wanted for 2018

    Hi All, I am looking for a nuc or full colony in the Northants (roughly) area. Many Thanks Macow
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    Bee-Keeping Protective Suit - your recommendations appreciated

    Have tried many - Sherriff suits - simply the best M
  6. M

    Where can you buy the best queens?

    Talk to Norton, member of the forum. Mark
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    Honey Liquefier

    Thanks PH and others, Off to find a freezer now. It would of been intresting to hear from anyone who had experience of the pedistal heater though. Regards Marc
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    Honey Liquefier

    Fair comment lions den, I dont want to use high temps or long durations but i do want to ensure even and complete melting throughout the vessel. I am aware of HMF and the need to produce a quality product. Why would anyone want to take such a unique product and...
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    Honey Liquefier

    Hi Rooftops, Yes it would indeed be a very expensive warming cabinet, but this is not the one that i am asking about -see link in my second post. Have you used one of these? If so how do you rate it. Warming cabinet is too slow/variable for what i need. Regards Marc
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    Honey Liquefier

    Hi All, Link to pedistal Heater below http://www.swienty.com/shop/vare.asp?side=0&vareid=109625 Thanks Hombre Basic is good. Hi Poly Hive, I have a fair bit of space 10' x 25' but cost is also a limiting factor. What did you have in mind. Has...
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    Honey Liquefier

    Hi Folks, I have a request for you all. I am thinking about buying a Swienty Dana api therma melter, the pedistal type. So...., Does anyone have any experience of these types of melter ? Are they any good (using in 5 gallon buckets) ? Will it work on our electricity supply (...
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    How Much is Your Honey?

    Hi all, £4.50 for a 12 oz hex jar. And i cant get it in the jars fast enough. Its a premium quality product dont under sell it Marc
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    Northants Nucs

    Only one left now. Please PM if intrested Mark
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    Northants Nucs

    Hi I have some nucs for sale if anyone is intrested. They are £140 for a six frame National nuc(not including the nuc box), They are very strong and will need rehoming fairly soon, I will either sell them or re-hive in the next week or two. There are two types of queen, a carnolian type or a...
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    Clover

    Hi Folks, I have had an offer of putting my bees on clover. The clover is a mix of red and white but mainly red. Is this any use? Regards Mark
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