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    Skeps done the old way in Europe

    How to make a bee skep

    Bee skep

    Bees: #Bee-#skep architectural ornament, Paris, France.

    bee hives

    ~ bee printables - particularly that skep!

    Hollyhocks and Bee Skeps

    This site covers the "Laws" of Bee Keeping. Very Informative!

    Ancient bee hives

    Natural Beekeeping with the Warre Hive from Bee Thinking

    Bee Hives

    Freed from the confines of a beekeeper's square frame and artificial wax foundation, bees naturally build combs in U-shaped panels.

    Bee hive

    The Flow hive, the first technological advancement in hive tech in about 100 years. They will be live on Kickstarter after the 23rd, so check them out, at and see what they are up to.

    Bee hives!

    Tree Hive!

    Telling the Bees. When someone dies you are supposed to tell the bees~ and invite them to the funeral, give them wine and cake, hang mourning cloth over the hive. You should tell them other things as well- of a marriage, when you are planning to rob the hive, when you are troubled by your dreams. Tell and they will listen, tell and they will spread the word with the wind.

    Storage for bee skeps, built into walls from the 17th & 18th centuries to protect them from rain. These built-in cupboards were referred to as "bee boles." Cumbria. #beekeeping

    WOW!! beautiful hive ♥

    "for peaceful, non-stinging" bees. This is a good guidelines for choosing friends, too.

    How to make a bee skep