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Gormanston Summer Beekeeping Course 2017

Gormanston 2017 goes from Sunday 30th of July to Friday 4th of August. We have attached the program of events to this page. Our Events Coordinator, Mary Wall, has organised a bus to take us to Gormanston on Wednesday 2nd of August for the big day of the week. We will...

Jim Ryan’s Beeswax Cosmetics Workshop

Jim Ryan returned to Tribes Beekeepers Association yesterday by popular demand to demonstrate the skills involved in the production of cosmetics using beeswax with various other raw materials. This workshop was awaited with great anticipation because Jim had been with...

Build Your Own NUC or Buy

Seán Duffy shows members Ian Speirs and Gerry Mac Eoin how to quickly make a pinewood NUC from scratch. No tea and cakes today. Straight down to work. Seán, chairman of the Tribes Beekeepers Association, builds his own hives and NUCs and agreed to give a small...

Workshop: Record-keeping and Selecting Breeding Queens

We have a new workshop coming up on the 21st of February. This workshop will be of interest to all of us as it focuses on record-keeping and the selection of breeding queens.  The Workshop speaker will be Michael Maunsell. Members only. No Fee. Do you keep records of...