Join BeeBase

Have you considered joining BeeBase? The National Bee Unit have asked if we could remind members with bees to register with BeeBase using the following link: http://www. nationalbeeunit.com/index.cfmBeeBase is a free service and is the Animal and Plant Health Agency’s (APHA) National Bee Unit website. It’s designed for beekeepers and offers advisory leaflets, training manuals,Continue reading “Join BeeBase”

Christmas feed for bees

Observations from beekeepers and Bee Inspectors across the UK suggest that some colonies of bees are becoming short of food. Please monitor your colonies throughout the coming months and feed as required to ensure your bees do not starve. A standard full size British National colony needs between 20-25 kg (40lbs) of stores to successfullyContinue reading “Christmas feed for bees”