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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.

All facts for Newsletters

County Newsletter October 2008

Published 30.Sep.2008, 7:45pm


New KBKA Website
Thanks to Steve Turner we have a new website on Branch Secretary’s, or their nominated person will be given publishing rights for their Branch part of the website. Have a look at what Bromley and Orpington have done. No excuse not to be up to date now!

Veterinary automatic dosing gun
Veterinary automatic dosing gun.

Oxalic Acid Treatment
Are you planning an Oxalic Acid treatment of your colonies this winter? Should you be I have a very special offer which I hope will be of interest. By good fortune I have obtained a substantial number of veterinary automatic dosing guns which are new and in their original packaging. Download newsletter for more information.

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