- Nov 29, 2008
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do they think we are imbeciles ?"There are concerns that if keepers dilute the crystals with excessive water it may cause a risk to human health and a burning sensation to the eyes or skin."
Stiffy;46647 I am sure I remember a campaign a couple of years ago trying to encourage people to keep bees? Now the challenge has been accepted by the public they are being told that they are doing it wrong said:The fault is with those who try to make out beekeeping is easy. As far as beekeepers are concerned, quality is more important than quantity.
Is this the famous Mr.Brian B from Lancashire that has given us forum members so much entertainment over the winter on the forum?Went to a talk by RBI this week, part of which was his 2009 report.
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IN 2008 they became aware of a self-styled "commercial" beekeeper that had sprung up in Lancshire. Could find no contact details. In 2009 they managed to get in touch and arranged an inspection. Found foulbrood in several colonies in 2 apiaries.
No information as to location was given but I do remember reading reports last summer of the area being around Fleetwood.Is this the famous Mr.Brian B from Lancashire that has given us forum members so much entertainment over the winter on the forum?