Leiston Beekeepers

LATEST  I&ESBKA NEWSLETTER - CLICK HERE 

 LATEST NEWSLETTER FROM LAURIE - HERE 


THE TEACHING APIARY IS NOW CLOSED FOR THE WINTER SEASON

OUR AGM WILL BE ON 20 FEBRUARY

It will be followed by an auction of beekeeping equipment, so if you have anything to sell, please get it ready for that date. More info later.

MINI HONEY SHOW 11 DECEMBER 2015

Display bench

Click HERE to go to the page, or go via Gallery/Mini Honey Show 2015


Observation Hive

Thanks to John Everett and Marks & Spencer, L&DBKA now has a new observation hive. We are delighted with this very generous gift. Look out for it at our forthcoming shows.


 

LOTS OF INTERESTING  UPDATES AND COMMENTS ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE - CHECK US OUT  -SEE LEFT


CHECK OUT THE INFOGRAPHIC FROM THE BBKA ON ITS EXAMINATION STRUCTURE. EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW IN ONE SIMPLE CHART - CLICK HERE OR GO TO 'ARTICLES' PAGE


All the info you need on the Tree Bumblebee  (bombus hypnorum) HERE, especially if you collect swarms.


FANTASTIC POLLEN CHART on the Sheffield Beekeepers' website helps you identify the pollen your bees bring in.

Click HERE

(With thanks to Sheffield Beekeepers and also to Bristol Beekeepers for alerting us to it.)


 

DVD

To check copies are available at the apiary, email Brian HERE. To purchase direct from the film company, click HERE.


Many thanks to Roger Patterson for coming to talk to us a while ago. Click HERE for the link to his website. Roger also maintains one in memory of the late DAVID A CUSHMAN which has a huge amount of advice and resources for beekeepers. And for anyone interested in cooking with honey, Roger has a fantastic collection of delicious recipes of all kinds on HONEY RECIPES.

 One of our new members keeps bees in London and has a wonderful blog devoted to bees and beekeeping. Read it HERE.

 And fame for Laurie! Laurie Wiseman has been interviewed by the EADT - read it HERE.


 

  BEWARE THE ASIAN HORNET! Advice on BeeBase   and identification info on NNSS website.


 

Registered Member  £27 (inc optional £1.50 research contribution)

Partner Member (residing at same address as Registered Member)  £17.50 (inc optional £1.50 research contribution)

Country Member (supportive but not active) £12 (inc optional £1.50 research contribution)

Junior Member £12 (please call 01728 604388 for further details)

 

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