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Talking with Bees and Roger – KM041

Talking with Bees and Roger

Roger likes to talk to the Bees and runs a successful blog. Roger lives in Gloucestershire area of England and is married with a small child. Continue reading

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Karen Bean – Off grid beekeeper and blogger extraordinaire – KM036

Karen Bean

We chat with Karen Bean from Marple Falls, Washington State. Karen runs a successful Beekeeping Business and blog from the Brookfield Bees and Honey Farm. Continue reading

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How to write for us – Guest Blogging at kiwimana

How to write for kiwimana

Ever thought about writing an article that you feel would be useful or readers of the kiwimana blog, well here is an article on how to write for us…

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News from Ireland! – An Introduction

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This is the first of a series of blog posts from our new Guest Blogger from Ireland; Vanessa is a landscape Gardener and is passionate about gardening and bees. This is going to be Beekeeping/Gardening News from Ireland. Continue reading

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Happy New Year

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Happy New year to you are your family. We hope you are managing to have a restful time and have managed to take sometime out of your busy lives.

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NBA Workshop – 26 July 2012 – Hamilton

The team at Kiwimana went along to the NBA (National Beekeepers’ Association of NZ) Workshop in Hamilton at the Claudelands Conference Centre. Continue reading

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The Kiwimana Buzz Beekeeping Podcast #3 – Barbecue Sauce?

The third Beekeeping Podcast podcast from the team at Kiwimana. We discuss Hot Barbecue Sauce, 65th Anniversaries and Save the Bee stop the fee. Topics this month Mils website and blog http://UrbanFarmAndBeehives.com Save the bee, stop the fee conclusion http://kiwimana.co.nz/save-the-bees-stop-the-fee-update-3-yipee-its-over/ … Continue reading

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Is The Queen in Residence?

Swanson 1 the suspected queen less hive was very quiet, so I donned on my newly repaired veil, and headed to see if the queen was indeed missing from the hive.
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Save the Bees – Stop the Fee – UPDATE

Here are our thoughts after attending the Auckland Council hearings, held at the beautiful Auckland Town Hall, on the Auckland Council Draft – Long Term Plan. Introduction It was good to see a lot of other bee-keepers today at the meeting, and as we … Continue reading

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Wrapping up your bees with a moisture quilt?

Winter is just around the corner, so it’s time to get the bees ready for winter. Your bees should have been treated now and have low mite counts. Now it is time to think about how to reduce moisture in your hives over the winter months. Continue reading

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