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Western Beekeepers Alliance – Autumn Lecture 2018

Book Here Hi Beekeepers, I want to make sure that everyone knows about this lecture run by The Western Beekeepers Alliance. This is an opportunity not to be missed. “When it’s gone, it’s gone”. It is an all day event being run in the...

Free Laboratory Testing for Your Bees

Testing your bees in now free, for the time being at least. You should send your sample of 30 bees or a section of comb if it is a suspected brood disease, for diagnosis. This is the only reliable method of disease detection. The sample can be collected in a match box...

Asian Hornet Found in Scotland – Confirmed

Confirmation of an Asian Hornet find in Scotland strongly suggests a need to look out for its arrival in Ireland. We heartily encourage all beekeepers to watch out for this invader. This follows the confirmed finding of an Asian Hornet nest in Gloucestershire towards...

Apimondia Congress 2015 Daejeon, Korea

We are the Local Organizing Committee of Apimondia Congress 2015 Daejeon, Korea and we are writing this email to ask for your help spreading the word, giving more people opportunities to learn about the 44th APIMONDIA International Apicultural Congress 2015. We have...

Proposal to the UN to make 20th May ‘World Bee Day’

Slovenia is going to propose that May 20th is declared WORLD BEE DAY On the initiative of Beekeeping Association of Slovenia (BAS) the Republic of Slovenia is going to propose to the United Nations (UN) that May 20th is declared WORLD BEE DAY. Raising public awareness...

Bee Flora

Below is the bee flora section from the FIBKA website, – Rebecca Dixon is currently compiling a small article for Tribes on planting for bees in the west. Ireland has a narrower range of native plant species than most neighbouring countries. The main reason is...