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shearno
House Bee


Joined: 23 Jul 2014
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Location: Surrey

PostPosted: Thu Jun 04, 2015 11:24 am    Post subject: Swarm wanted Reply with quote

Swarm wanted, I have a top bar hive ready and waiting which I built last summer.

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I am based in surrey and will collect ASAP
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Dexter's shed
Scout Bee


Joined: 16 May 2014
Posts: 307
Location: Grays, Essex, UK

PostPosted: Thu Jun 04, 2015 1:00 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

are you a member of your local bee club ? they should have a swarm list to add your details too, you could also give your number/details to local police,housing association, council etc, as these are normally the first port of call by worried homeowners with a swarm turning up

I have done all of the above and get around 1-2 calls per week, have collected 5 so far and given away another 3 to other club members
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shearno
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PostPosted: Sat Jun 06, 2015 4:27 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Its a credit to this website/forum that I now have my swarm. Thanks Dexter's Shed for the advice and thanks to Smorning for the swarm and sharing his experience. There is now another top bar hive natural bee keeper in Surrey.

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Shearno
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