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Bee Craft Timely Reminder – Aug 24th 2016

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Balsam pollen on bee. Photo: Margaret Cowley

Do you have Himalayan Balsam in your area? You may notice your bees coming back to the hive covered in streaks of white pollen. Along with Ivy this is a good late nectar source.

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