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Please find below all the latest News published by Yalding and District Beekeepers.

The Science Behind Honey’s Eternal Shelf Life

21 Oct 2019 | 8:04 pm

A slew of factors—its acidity, its lack of water and the presence of hydrogen peroxide—work in perfect harmony, allowing the sticky treat to last forever.

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Invasive species: MPs call for a million people's help

26 Oct 2019 | 9:35 pm

More than a million volunteers are needed to tackle the spread of invasive non-native species in the UK, MPs say.

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Asian Hornet

LEGO Beehive

13 Sep 2019 | 11:11 pm

Real hive built from LEGO

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Bees can learn the difference between European and Australian Indigenous art styles in a single afternoon

30 Jan 2019 | 8:29 pm

Can you spot a Monet from a Picasso?

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Tunbridge Wells insecticide pollution traced to sewage plant

30 Jan 2019 | 7:31 pm

Most beekeepers are well aware of the threat pesticides pose for pollinators but here is a local story of pesticide pollution from a source that certainly surprised me.

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