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The first day of spring

Spring has arrived in Cambridge with some fine weather. Our magnolia is in full bloom, our bees are busy gathering pollen and our hedgehogs have emerged from their hibernation.

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Honey Harvest

Nick and I did our first honey harvest of the year. Our bees have been slow to get going this year mostly due to the bad weather. We have taken honey from only one of the hives today. And with the better weather this week the performance of … Continue reading

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Honey harvest

       I spent my day harvesting honey. There were 14 full capped frames of honey. I borrowed an extractor from the beekeepers association hut at Wandlebury and got a case of 33 jars washed and ready to fill, I thought  that was … Continue reading

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