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Top August tip! Clean your extracted super frames by returning them to the bees
then scrape the top and bottom bars clean and put them away for the winter.

Time to think about Varroa Control – see the BKids club secret page. Not a member? Easy to join here.


Ever just watched your busy bees?

 See this video

Did you catch Hive Alive on BBC tv?
click this link to watch


Need to do an Artificial Swarm?

An easy guide here


under 7s

New colour-in bee!

secret pages
advice schools

Amazing facts about honey bees!



Do you like

Try our Bkids interactive jigsaw now 


Did you know that you can now enter on line?

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Slow motion video

Here is a honey bee working the heather – beekeepers often take their hives to the heather moors for very special honey.






Making an Artifical Swarm


Did you know we had a facebook page?

Here’s some recent posts: 

International Meeting of Young Beekeepers

The 2017 International Meeting of Young Beekeepers, organised by the BBKA, took place July 6-9th in Marlborough, U.K. 25 countries were represented and the young beekeepers were given the opportunity to learn, have fun and to share their knowledge and experiences.

Wax – another valuable product of the hive!
Here we see wax blocks, clean and ready for exchange. Most British beekeeping equipment suppliers will exchange clean wax for sheets of foundation.







Bkids Readers: Click & download this poster and fill it in during 2017.
Loads of fun. 

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