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Honeybees at winter's end

The Forest Garden honeybees have come through most of the winter. On the occasional mild day towards the end of February, a dozen or more from each of our two hives were out mapping and foraging for pollen to feed the year's first grubs. The queens have probably been laying since the end of January. When I uncover the window at the back of the older hive, an increasing…


Added by Tree Nursery & Forest Garden on March 19, 2013 at 10:00 — 2 Comments

Nursery and Playgroup plant Millfields

The Tree Nursery exists to provide trees for community groups to plant around Hackney. So it was great to get out in the park at Millfields last Sunday with the Millfields Users Group, parents and kids from the local Happitime Playgroup, and the Tre e Musketeers. An assortment of adults and kids (with personal plastic spades) planted seven trees, six of…


Added by Tree Nursery & Forest Garden on February 8, 2013 at 20:00 — No Comments

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