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BBKA Forum

Posted on: September 16th, 2014 by
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On Saturday the 13th September at the BBKA Forum the attached presentation by Professor Dave Goulson of Sussex University was given. It is a very readable summary of the neonicotinoid pesticide issue and the current status of debate. Sussex Beekeepers

National Pollinator Strategy

Posted on: July 31st, 2014 by
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Environmental Audit Committee - Publication of report on National Pollinator Strategy

BOAD 2014

Posted on: June 17th, 2014 by
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Boad poster Programme details and the booking form are now available. Workshops need to be booked in advance this year, so make sure you get your application form in early!

South Devon Beekeepers Convention 2014

Posted on: June 16th, 2014 by
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Date: Oct 18, 2014 Venue: The Ariel Centre, King Edward VI Community College, Totnes Time: 10.00 am - 4.30 pm Event Details: The varied programme includes a selection of fascinating talks by well-known and nationally-renowned speakers, a comprehensive Book Stall plus Equipment and Trade Stands. There will be time for your own questions and an opportunity to meet your fellow beekeepers over a Ploughman’s Lunch. Speakers booked to Continue reading the story "South Devon Beekeepers Convention 2014"

Making Wax

Posted on: June 15th, 2014 by
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Tish Reid‎ took this photo of wax flakes being secreted from the bee abdomen - this is in an apidea


Posted on: June 4th, 2014 by
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BeeBase Is the Fera National  Bee Unit website, providing a wealth of information designed to help beekeepers by  providing  free information to assist them look after their bees and keep them healthy. The recent cases of American Foul Brood in our patch has emphasised the importance of all beekeepers being registered on BeeBase. It has allowed the bee disease inspectorate to know about and visit nearby apiaries. Continue reading the story "Beebase"

CSI Pollen protocol England and Wales

Posted on: April 28th, 2014 by
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CSI Pollen protocol England and Wales

Youtube Video of Bees Building Comb

Posted on: December 1st, 2011 by
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A time lapse photography film, very entertaining.