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Have you ever considered keeping bees?

Discussion in 'Personal' started by lurk_much, Jul 11, 2011.

  1. lurk_much

    lurk_much Occasional commenter

    My brother has put together a charity auction for the DEC.



    http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/120748180169?r...fvi%3D1&_rdc=1

    The
    kit is pretty extensive, two hives, (normally a couple of hundred quid
    each) one of those comedy suits, all sorts of extras, and there is a
    promise to sort you out for a colony or two hidden in the text.
    A hive once established will produce 100lbs of honey in a good year so you will need a sweet tooth.

    Feel free to stick some bids in.
    I can't because I already have as much honey as I can eat,
    (and shill bidding is a crime).

     
  2. buzz
     
  3. "Have you ever been bit by a dead bee?"
    My uncle used to say this all the time, and I still have no idea what he meant :s
     
  4. No. Although they can look cute you have to be careful of their sharp teeth, powerful jaws and razor sharp claws.....oh no ...hang on...I'm thinking of bears.
     
  5. lurk_much

    lurk_much Occasional commenter

  6. giraffe

    giraffe New commenter

    [​IMG]
    Was it the bit about the honey that confused you?

     
  7. fantastischfish

    fantastischfish Established commenter

  8. anon468

    anon468 New commenter

    Zzub, Zzub.
    Bee flying backwards.
     
  9. tee hee
     

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