Winter policy in a mess, rescue measures...

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Some more pics showing the ekes on, the blue rectangles.

Clearer board top and bottom.

Home made mouse guard, made with 8mm holes.

What a strong nuc looks like. :) The white stuff is bakers fondant from Bako. £10.04 per 12.5kg which makes it roughly 20p more expensive than sugar but I dinna mind that cost for the simplicity and convenience.

Now thats a first,I have never seen the escapes cut in half like that.

I have a few in the shed,ideas for next year,thanks PH.
A contact in Kenya has turned to beekeeping instead of tobacco farming. Their health is better (drying the leaves gave them respiratory problems), and they had results - increased cash, and in 5 months rather than 7 months. :party: