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    Question from a beekeeper

    Any idea where he could get hold of sugar by the tonne?

    Thank you

    Stuart

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    Thanks a lot for this. From what I can see you have to order between 12,500 tonnes and 5,000,000 tonnes! He only wants 2.

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    Okay, in all seriousness... Costco or Makro.

    EDIT: You might also ask a small sweet manufacturer.
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    Arrrrrr - Autumn feeding is amoung us - have you treated for varroa ? What do you use - I use apiguard.

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    try some of these?

    Contact British Sugar

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    not a bee keeper myself - but why or what do you need sugar for ?

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    To feed them. [ Sugar Syrup ]

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    I worked for the company that supplied Fork Lift Trucks to Tate and Lyle Sugars next to London City Airport. It all depends where you are in the world, transport is the issue/cost factor

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    Thank you very much for all your answers. I'm not the beekeeper, a teacher here is. I'll pass it all on.

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