LARGE Traditional Beekeeping Bee Straw Skep Hive

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Gorgeous large handcrafted Straw Skeps

A decent size, perfect for catching swarms 

These were traditionally used for swarm collecting but now mainly used for decorative purposes and would look lovely in a country home or shop window display for bee themed displays.

This is an Eco-friendly, practical, display for inside or outdoors. Perfect for a beekeeper in your family, garden lover, creating displays in the home or shops.

Base is open and there is a small opening towards the bottom.

Height: 40-43cm approx

Opening Diameter (base): Opening Diameter (base): Ranges between 37cm - 40cm approx

Sizing does vary due to the handmade nature of the item.

Handcrafted in Bangladesh out of good quality straw

This item is produced under Fair Production in Bangladesh

Fair production means:

The workshops in Bangladesh, where the skep hives are produced, have great economic importance for the women who produce them. Families get supported through a secure wage on which an economic future can be built. Children are able to go to school, cattle can be bought. They receive education in reading and writing, and the job contributes to the families ability to live reasonably.

Customer Reviews

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Ian Murfitt
Excellent

This is a very well made product. If it never attracts a bee, it looks fantastic in the garden.
We have put a bee attractant in it and placed it in a wild flower garden. Fingers crossed.

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JULIA TIMMINS
SUPER BEE HOME

this is a lovely well made item, very sturdy. I have had it for just two weeks, and the bees have already moved in-
what more can you say

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Ian Murfitt
Excellent

This is a very well made product. If it never attracts a bee, it looks fantastic in the garden.
We have put a bee attractant in it and placed it in a wild flower garden. Fingers crossed.

J
JULIA TIMMINS
SUPER BEE HOME

this is a lovely well made item, very sturdy. I have had it for just two weeks, and the bees have already moved in-
what more can you say