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About the Association

The Bee Farmers’ Association is the voice of professional beekeeping in the United Kingdom (UK). As the industry trade association, it currently represents around 450 bee farming businesses ...

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What is Bee Farming?

Bee farmers aim to run profitable business enterprises based on the management of stocks of honey bees.

Businesses in the United Kingdom (UK) vary in scale from part-time concerns providing an additional income stream from self-employment to large-scale operations employing a dozen or more staff all year round ...

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