Forage

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Hive talkin’

Honey like cement I saw a few posts in various forums about forage, in particular heather and ivy, although oilseed rape was also mentioned too. The issue with all of these is how viscous the honey can be and what the risk level is of clogging the Flow Hive. Insert Angelic Choir here What do… Read More »Hive talkin’

Good news and bad news

Good news I’ve made contact with a local beekeeper. He’s a really nice and helpful chap, with tons of experience! It’s recommended that when you start out you network with local beekeepers where possible. Not great news I don’t know about you, but I get excited with new projects and have an overly optimistic feeling… Read More »Good news and bad news

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We’re going to be beekeepers!

Introduction Hey all. This is just a quick, introductory blog to let you know of our latest venture, beekeeping! Over the last few years we’ve had quite a few projects spinning like plates. Projects such as establishing Cuilidh self-catering, moving lock stock and barrel to Campbeltown, establishing Gowanlea Heights B&B, and so on. Now, we’re… Read More »We’re going to be beekeepers!