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    Bridget

    Yesterday it was 3 degrees and a few of my bees...

    Yesterday it was 3 degrees and a few of my bees were putting out some bodies and then flying around till they dropped in the snow and [emoji88]. Sun was shining though.


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    Bridget Yesterday, 09:34 PM Go to last post
    Jon

    Some years there are massive flows from ivy in NI...

    Some years there are massive flows from ivy in NI and there is always abundant pollen. Mine were still bringing in ivy pollen at the start of this week. Well clustered today though. 2c at the moment.

    Jon Yesterday, 08:58 PM Go to last post
    Poly Hive

    As I say never seen it flower and the only report...

    As I say never seen it flower and the only report I have ever heard of reporting a flow was by Dundee.

    It flows down south right enough but very very rarely in Scotland. May provide some pollen...

    Poly Hive Yesterday, 11:06 AM Go to last post
    Jambo

    Foraging temepratures

    :) I'm not mad about my neighbour but haven't got to the level of willing my bees to defecate on his ivy just yet!

    PH - it's my first year keeping bees and thus my first year taking much interest...

    Jambo 23-11-2017, 09:56 PM Go to last post
    greengumbo

    Thanks to the 40 odd members of SNHBS who...

    Thanks to the 40 odd members of SNHBS who attended at the weekend ! Great fun and very informative. Hope to run similar workshops next year and to start on a larger survey.

    greengumbo 23-11-2017, 04:14 PM Go to last post