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Schumacher College, Dartington Evening Class

 
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 22, 2017 11:25 am    Post subject: Schumacher College, Dartington Evening Class Reply with quote

From October 12 for 6 weeks

https://www.dartington.org/whats-on/event/?id=175397
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 23, 2017 12:09 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Hope the course is successful for you Phil.
Just wanted to comment on the photo on the linked page for the course. Whilst it is a lovely photo of a top bar hive and their beautiful comb bees build, I was quite shocked by the appearance of the bees themselves, particularly when you are advocating for native bees. Not sure I have ever seen such "yellow" bees, which clearly must have a lot of foreign genetics. I appreciate that good photos of a top bar nest under construction are probably not easy to get but was very surprised by your choice in this case.

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PostPosted: Wed Aug 23, 2017 4:13 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Your are quite right, Barbara! That is an old photo and I really shouldn't be using it any more.
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