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2018 is a special year for Bees for Development as we celebrate 25 years of working to support beekeepers in the world’s poorest countries.

The BfD Birthday Giveaway gives you the chance every month of 2018 to win a fabulous BfD Birthday prize!


A unique and adventurous prize for July! If you have read the marvellous book Following the Wild Bees - The craft and sience of bee hunting by Tom Seeley, you will instantly recognise the Bee Hunting Box. If not, just watch the video above and see Tom Seeley demonstrate its use. Together with the Bee Hunting Box generously donated by Hudson Valley Bee Supply, you will receive a unique copy Following the Wild Bees, signed by both Tom Seeley and Megan Denver - who designed the book and provided photographic support for its publication.












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Previous winners


January's winner was Julie Scott from Swingfield in Dover, who won the complete UK National frame hive and stand, generously donated by E H Thorne (Beehives) Ltd.


February's winner was Tim Fewell from Newent in Gloucester, who won the original Sherriff Hood and Hamper, generously donated by BJ Sherriff


In March Carol Butters was the winner of the Brunel microscope and pollen identification kit, generously donated by Brunel Microscopes Ltd.


April's prize of a digital refractometer, kindly donated by EH Thorne (Beehives) Ltd., goes to Paula Carnell.


May's prize - a pair of Kate Osborne's bee pictures - was won by Robin Harman.


The hamper with luxury TipTree Foods of June was won by Maggie Harrowell.

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