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How Many Beekeepers

In the UK there are approximately 44,000 beekeepers looking after around 240,000 hives.
They produce 6000 tones of honey per year.
Each hive is worth about £400 to the agricultural economy.
We produce only 20% of the honey we consume - the rest is imported.

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Sussex Plan for Honey Bee Health and Well Being

Published 4.Jan.2015, 11:35pm

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The Sevenoaks and Tunbridge Wells Beekeepers Association would like to extend an invitation to other KBKA and beekeepers from adjacent associations to attend an interesting and informative talk.

Title: Sussex Plan for Honey Bee Health and Well Being by Professor Francis Ratnieks (Professor of Apiculture at the University of Sussex).

Date: Tuesday 17th February 2015 at 7.30pm.

Venue: St. Edith’s Hall, Kemsing, TN15 6NA.

Contact: Ellen Montelius.
Tel: 077653 23075.

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