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a large round wicker basket (used on farms)

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a domed beehive made of twisted straw

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Daar is 'n groot aantal skrywers soos Engela van Rooyen (Vuur op die horison), Eleanor Baker (Groot duiwels dood), Jeanette Ferreira (Brandoffer), Klaas Steytler (Ons oorlog), Johnita le Roux (Kus van die winterskerpioen) ensovoorts wat 'n positiewe beeld skep van die Afrikanerkryger en die bekende beeld van leiersfigure selde aantas.
Chapters 2 through 5 describe the structure and utility of older European hives in order of appearance (log hives, skeps, and early box hives) and give an account of bee niches used for housing skeps in Scottish garden and castle walls between the sixteenth and nineteenth centuries.
But Warre regarded the practice in skep beekeeping of harvesting honey by sulfuring the bees as barbarous and thus did not advocate returning to "skeppism.
Horn provides a good overview of the move from skeps to hives (like most people who know little about bees, I always assumed that skeps and hives were one and the same) and the development of technologies such as smokers, and centrifuges, that helped make the collecting of honey easier and more economically feasible, and helped transform beekeeping from a cottage industry into an agribusiness.
When authorities began commissioning histories to combat this skep ticism, political news became a commodity.
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Apparently countering this lack of sophistication in the handling of sources is a wealth of technical vocabulary, much of it unexplained; the reader is left to struggle with words such as alambic, ard, astragalus, carucate, glumes, seedlip, skep, scur, spiles, and vaccary, to mention only a few.
Die geraasmasjien of intonarumori (Italiaans vir "geraasmaker", vergelyk Wikipedia en ongenommerde bladsy 10 van die drama) speel 'n sentrale rol in die skep van 'n tekstuele en toneelmatige diskoers oor waar die grense van menswees le.
Tenders are invited for Round Skep Without Lid,Made Of Nylon Plastic,Size:20 Inch X 18 Inch X 12 Inch Hxdxd Basket Suitable For Dust Bin.
We all came up with a theme, one had a bee skep (a straw beehive) that you see in English gardens, another had this bear cookie jar.
Daarna word Cloete se omdigting van die teks ondersoek deur dit met die bronteks te vergelyk om aan te toon hoe die digter die 7/ifls-gegewe toe-eien en verwerk om 'n lewens- en wereldbeeld te skep wat in lyn met die res van die bundel onversadig en Cloete se digterlike oeuvre as sodanig is.
Each bee bole would have held a skep, a basket for bees, and although a skep was much smaller than a modern wooden hive, there must have been an unusually high concentration of bees at Dolmelynllyn, said Penny Walker of the International Bee Research Association Bee Boles Register.
Each bee bole would have held a skep, a basket for bees, and although a skep was much smaller than a modern wooden hive, there must have been an unusually high concentration of bees at Dolmelynllyn, said Penny "This suggests that the surrounding area had very rich bee forage (plants that bees visit for nectar and pollen), and the beekeeper would have been able to collect much honey and beeswax," she added.
In parts of Europe one traditional beehive, called a skep, was made of coils of straw.