the Zest Hive

In Pursuit of  healthy , happy , bees.


Bill Summers

Inventor of The Zest hive

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Hosey Bridge Zest HQ

Zest HQ at Hosey Bridge , Sturminster Newton, Dorset

BeeKeeping with Zest

Northern Bee Books

Beekeeping with Zest


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Chapter 1.


History shows that it is difficult to persuade the established order to accept revolutionary design change. It is greeted first with humour, followed by anger until finally it is seen to be self-evidently correct.  Read more ....... 

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