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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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Bees for Development’s New Website Launched

Published 16.Apr.2009, 6:56pm

Press Release 16/04/09 (292 KB)
Download Bees for Development’s new website launched press release.
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New bee information service is being launched by Bill Turnbull at Stoneleigh this Saturday 18th April 2009.

Bees for Development’s new website launched incorporating a brand new feature: The African Information Portal funded by the Wales for Africa Fund of the Welsh Assembly Government.

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