Below, some links are provided which give information on the general welfare and upkeep of honeybees:
- BBKA - Allotment Beekeeping
- BBCT - Bee Friendly Flowers
- Bee Stings
- Bees, Neighbours and Siting an Apiary
- 20 Things You Need to Know About Bees
- CLEAPSS - Bees and Beekeeping in Schools
- Plight of the Bumblebee
- Pollen & Nectar Rich Plants For Your Garden by Season
Some websites of interest and relevance:
- Darlington Beekeepers' Association
- British Beekeepers Association
- Yorkshire Beekeepers Association
As we are all aware by now, bees have been suffering a serious decline of recent years. The goverment are going to conduct a review into the decline of bees; meantime, there is something small we can do which could make a big difference in out locality...
We have bee hives around the local area; six are at the Clervaux Trust site in Croft, two at Strait Lane Allotments in Hurworth and two at Skipbridge.
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