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colony of honey bees in Sileby Leicestershire (taken)

 
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mark.b
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Location: Sileby, Leicestershire, uk

PostPosted: Fri Jul 01, 2016 4:41 pm    Post subject: colony of honey bees in Sileby Leicestershire (taken) Reply with quote

I have a colony of bees that was a cast swarm from one of my hives which I caught and housed in a NUC box and is on 14 x 12 national frames. I was holding this for someone who wanted a colony however they have now told me that they no longer want them. The bees have been in the box 3 - 4 weeks and has a laying queen and is building up nicely but I don't have the room to keep another colony.

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PostPosted: Mon Jul 04, 2016 5:02 pm    Post subject: Re Swarm Reply with quote

Hi Mark, Ady here again, who had a swarm off you in may. Are you still looking to get a home for the swarm advertised? I have another top bar to put a colony in and would interested if we could do something similar to last time, but would take the frames this time. The bees you gave me are doing very well.
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