Monthly Archives: August 2011

Honey Fair, Facebook and more…

Conwy Honey Fair Sorry, stall space is now full up. Thornes See Thorne’s interesting new Facebook page with some good pics of their new factory. Thorne’s winter online sale starts mid-November. Beekeeping takes flight in primary school… Learning to look … Continue reading

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August News

Sunday 21st August—Apiary Meeting Tal y Cafn at 2.30pm Our last open apiary meeting of the summer. Assessing the hives for winter… queenright, healthy, well-fed? Thanks to everybody who has supported the apiary meetings this summer, and many thanks to … Continue reading

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American Foul Brood

We regret to report that American Foul Brood (AFB) has been found in two hives of bees in two apiaries in St. Asaph belonging to one beekeeper. Both colonies have been destroyed by burning by Seasonal Bee Inspector David Hards. … Continue reading

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Llanrwst Show

See schedules below for the honey classes at Llanrwst Show on Saturday 20th August. Do please support the Show. Llanrwst show schedule 1 Llanrwst show schedule 2

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Conwy BKA—a milestone

Welcome to new members Bob Jones, Trofarth, recruited from the June Taster Day. Felicity Elphick and family, Llandudno, ex website. Shirley McCluskey, Anglesey, ex Henfaes course. We now have 150 members! Sunday 7th August—Bardsey Island Boat trip to visit Steve … Continue reading

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