Meetings at Passmore Edward’s Institute, Hayle will be held as follows :
16th January2018 – Rodger Dewhurst on Hygienic Bees, Passmore Edwards Institute, Hayle. 7:30pm.
20th February – Member’s Shorts, Passmore Edwards Institute, Hayle. 7:30pm.
20th March – TBA.
Better Beekeeping meetings will be held at St. Piran’s Hall, Golsithney at 7:30pm on :
9th January 2018 – Carpentry – assembling your Christmas presents/purchases from Thorne’s sale.
6th February – Pests and diseases. Varroa, IPM. Apiary hygiene, importance of changing frames.
6th March – Bee improvement, queen selection, basic queen rearing. Where to source bees.
3rd April – Swarming, its prevention and management. Collecting a swarm. Supercedure. Queenlessness, DLQs, laying workers.
Other Beekeeping and Related Events :
20th January 2018 : Asian Hornet Open Meeting, Harberton Parish Hall, Totnes.
17th February 2018 : WCBKA Winter Social – Quiz and Buffet, Angel Hotel, Helston, 7:30pm.
17th & 18th February : Sustainable Beekeeping, Eden Project.
24th February : Holdsworthy Bee Convention.
20th May : World Bee Day.