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Moths - The Unseen Nocturnal Pollinator

Moths - The Unseen Nocturnal Pollinator

I thought we'd do one last 'Friday Facts' on unsung pollinator heroes before moving on to another subject next week. Today I am taking a quick look at moths as t … Read more

By admin
05.09.2019

The Knepp Castle Re-Wilding Project

The Knepp Castle Re-Wilding Project

I spent most of last weekend loafing around Kent and Sussex as I was keen to visit a few gardens while the season still has some life left in it. One of the high … Read more

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23.08.2019

The Fabulous Solitary Bee

The Fabulous Solitary Bee

I don't know whether you know this already but of the 267 species of bee in the U.K. and Ireland, 90% of them are solitary bees. Solitary bees don't produce hone … Read more

By admin
12.08.2019

Letters to a Beekeeper

Letters to a Beekeeper

As I've mentioned in my bee article I have accidentally ended up with a hive of bees. This is all fine and well but clearly I need to learn a lot more about t … Read more

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16.10.2013

10,000 Bees

10,000 Bees

I rarely get out these days but myself and Niall always try to squeeze in a relaxing pint on a Friday evening. Pubs whether you like or loath them are great p … Read more

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16.10.2013