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Project to establish first honeybee sanctuary in North Wales

A pioneering village has become a hive of activity after setting itself up as a honeybee sanctuary. Henllan, in Denbighshire, aims to become a bee-friendly village to give a helping hand to the beleaguered insect. Read more

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‘Feed hives or lose them’ warning as bees starve to death in soaking summer

Beekeepers in Wales were yesterday warned to check their colonies after reports of bees starving to death in the relentless summer rain. Read more

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Bid to save Welsh bees stung by summer washout

WALES’ ailing honeybee population is being given artificial insemination after a second successive washout summer which has seen numbers fall to dangerously low levels. Read More

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Beekeepers warn of honey shortage in Wales

Honey lovers are being warned to expect a shortage of the sweet treat because last summer’s poor weather stopped bees from foraging for nectar. Read more

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