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New bees on the farm this year

Yo dude where’s my hive?   We’ve been busy on the bee front at CropShare this Spring! We were happy to rehome a top bar hive and a national hive from a lovely lady called Christine. She built the top bar hive herself and it’s got a great window in one side which gives you a beautiful view of comb and busy bees, make sure you check it out next time you’re at the farm- just...
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Bees and seeds

Some words from Farmer Paul and Farmeress Doreen: "The sun is shining but don’t worry CropSharers, by Saturday we will have light cloud and a cooling breeze to stop you overheating whilst undertaking your agrarian toils...
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Impressions from the first UK FarmHack

Last month CropShare volunteers Ben, Reggie and Axel attended the first FarmHack event in the Uk, at the lovely Ruskin Mill in Gloucestershire. Here’s a collection of inspiring blog posts, galleries and tweets about the weekend: Inspirational day at #farmhack On Your Farm Farm Hack on @BBCRadio4 coming soon. I need broad fork for my allotment!! pic.twitter.com/YIlUOTWY6y — Sybil Ruscoe (@SybilRuscoe) April 19, 2015 UPDATE: And here’s a link to the aforementioned programme – it even features...
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Landworkers’ Alliance and CSA Network Eastern Regional Gathering

Many thanks to Glenn and Jeannie Buckingham of Two Fields, Suffolk for hosting us at the recent CSA meet up! Was a good chance to catch up with other CSAs and continue to learn from each other. Also really enjoyed the tour of Two Fields, take a look at Axel’s photos below… #gallery-2 { margin: auto; } #gallery-2 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 20%; } #gallery-2 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-2 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ Photos: Axel...
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