Club Examination and Assessment results for 2021

Module 2 Products of the Hive. In April, 5 members sat the online exam, the results being 3 distinctions and two credits. Kate Wilkes scored 90%. Assessments In July the practical assessments took place at Shugborough. Basic Assessment: 11 members took the assessment, the results being 1 distinction, 9 credits and 1 pass. Ben BowenContinue reading “Club Examination and Assessment results for 2021”

New beekeepers start practical sessions

This year’s intake of new beekeepers had completed their six weeks theory sessions via Zoom and were ready to get to grips with the practical aspects of beekeeping by meeting the bees for the first time at Shugborough. Because of Covid-19 we could only have a maximum of 30 people gathering together at the sameContinue reading “New beekeepers start practical sessions”

Club Educational Proposals for 2021

Following the absence of educational offerings in 2020 and taking note of the feedback in the annual survey, the following is the club proposal for the 2021 season: BeginnersThe beginner course will run from Tuesday 20th April at Wolseley Bridge (7pm start time). Week 1. 20th AprilIntroduction to Beekeeping – Geoff Hopkinson BEM, NDBFrame MakingContinue reading “Club Educational Proposals for 2021”