National Beekeeping Centre Wales (Bees Wales) and Visitor Centre is a not for profit social enterprise company.
About Bees Wales
- Provides free information to members of the public.
- Trains more new beekeepers than any other organization in Wales, at our facilities at Bangor University’s Henfaes Research Centre at Abergwyngregyn – junction 13 off the A55.
- Provides support to communities in North Wales for bee-related projects.
- Greets the public at the self-funded Visitor Centre
- Supports beekeepers.
What does Bees Wales do for beekeepers?
- Sells local beekeepers’ Welsh honey. The Visitor Centre buys well-presented honey from all over Wales, especially prize-winning honey, for sale at the Visitor Centre.
- Stocks beekeeping consumables such as frames and foundation, varroa treatments and winter feed.
- Equipment hire. The Visitor Centre runs the Conwy BK honey extractor scheme.
How can beekeepers support Bees Wales?
- Volunteers are always wanted, so why not share your beekeeping knowledge.
- Help with bee tours at Furnace Farm Apiary, showing the public how we keep bees.
- Help with training, apiary sessions and classroom sessions at beekeeping courses.
The Bees Wales Visitor Centre is at Bodnant Welsh Food, Tal y Cafn, Conwy Valley, LL28 5RP. Telephone 01492 651106 or 0777 238 8640.