May 2014 News

Saturday 10th May—Apiary Meeting

Tal y Cafn at 2.30pm
Three groups and three instructors: Barry Griffiths with the new beekeepers, Holly Pinkney and Chris Clarke.
Topics will include…

  • Welcome to beekeeping
  • Supering
  • Checking for queen cells and taking appropriate action
  • Checking last month’s Bailey frame change. Has it worked?

Frames and foundation Order now from Chris Clarke for collection on Saturday.

Nuc hives available

Available for members to hire from the association for the summer @ £10 plus £20 returnable deposit.

The next step…

So, you’ve completed a basic beekeeping course, you’ve kept bees for a few years, you attend our meetings, and you can talk endlessly about your bees. What’s the next step?
Well, the next step is to prepare for the WBKA Basic Assessment. Please see WBKA basic assessment details or our website page on Beekeeping Exams. Please contact the association secretary if you think you would like to proceed.

Bees on heather at Crafnant

Bees on heather at Crafnant

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