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And a good drink of water is needed all year round
Borage and ivy provide important nectar and pollen into the autumn.
A few pictures of Pasture Farm bees hard at work, from early spring to autumn
In early spring, hazel catkins and cherry blossom entice the bees out on a sunny day
Pasture Farm Honey
Pollen comes in many colours - deep pink on the verbascum (left) and grey on the apple blossom (right). Can you also see yellow pollen being collected on the hazel and ivy and white from the rosemary?
Natural Raw Product
Summer herbs of rosemary, marjoram, mint and chives add tasty variety (even if you do sometimes have to share!)