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grizzly 

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Hardly any flowers left on the blackberries, biggest crop of berries i have ever seen coming through, but whats the next big source for the bees in July ??

With July/August being make or break for the honey crop what will they be working.
 

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Himalayan balsam, and rosebay willowherb. (fireweed) Lime trees some years.
 

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Do you fancy taking a hive to the heather Grizzly ?
Its only about 5-10 miles from you.
 

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I do actually, but have i not left it too late for a permit ?
 

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New Forest permits must be in by late Friday evening.
Do you have a copy to print out ?
 
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