Advertisements

For Sale

C ARDEN (BOOKSELLER) Specialist in beekeeping books; new titles, out of print and antiquarian books. Books bought and sold. If we don't have what you want, we can try to find it for you. Tel: 01497 820471 (Hay-on-Wye, Powys). Website: www.ardenbooks.co.uk

HONEY FOR SALE Free delivery over 300 kg. OSR, lavender, sunflower, phacelia, lime, orange, thyme, borage, acacia, heather, rosemary. Wax, propolis and pollen. Tel: 07447 749755; email: nhdevelopments@hotmail.com

BUMBLE BEE POSTER – 22 BUMBLES £8.76 IN TUBE (22¾” X 15½”). From BBB, Ash View, Much Birch HR2 8HP. Tel: 01981 540907.
List 177 now available. www.honeyshop.co.uk

BEES FOR SALE Please visit GreatBritishBees.com

USED NATIONAL BEE HIVES plus other parts of hive equipment. Please phone 07876 503846 or email: andrew@andrewgibb.com

Business

KENTISH HONEY for sale in 30lb buckets. Harvested 2018. Tel: 01795 590318; email: colin.31@btinternet.com

MARCH 23 – CAMBRIDGE SEMINAR Beekeeping in the 21st Century. Professor David Evans: DWV and rational Varroa control; Professor Giles Budge: Chronic bee paralysis: Wally Shaw: “Self-sufficiency and Apicentric Beekeeping”; George Clouston: "Listening to Bees".
Tickets £30.
www.cbka.org.uk/events/onedayseminar

INSTRUMENTAL INSEMINATION of queen bees, training and equipment. Michael Collier, Cornbrook Cottage, Nash, Ludlow Shropshire, SY8 3AU
Tel: 07904 938838

Events

Spring Convention Holsworthy Devon - February 23rd Bacon Butties and Trade hall start at 9am. Lectures start at 10am speakers from Ireland and Scotland Gerry Ryan, Phil McAnespie, Jim Ryan and updates from NBU Inspectors. Also short practical talks throughout the day. See website www.holsworthybeekeepers.org.uk to book E Tickets and full lecture details. £20 Includes fabulous lunch, hot puds, refreshments and homemade cakes. Traders incl. Thornes, BB Wear, Vita, plus more. Memorial Hall, Holsworthy, Devon.

FEBRUARY 15-16 - ULSTER BEEKEEPERS ASSOCIATION UBKA are holding their 75th Anniversary Conference in Greenmount College, Antrim on 15th-16th February 2019. Speakers include Prof Marla Spivak, Prof Giles Budge and others. Full Trade Show. See www.ubka.org. Apply to www.ubka.org

MARCH 23 - NEBEES Explore THRIFTY BEEKEEPING with the Northern Beekeepers on 23.03.19 at Newcastle College. From wax food wraps to Heath Robinson beekeeping, a whole day of beekeeping inspiration from £25. Tickets via NEBEES.ORG