Members’ Open Forum - a chance to meet on Zoom to discuss or share with others any beekeeping topics. In particular how this season is going for you & your bees. Hopefully this will be our last regular meeting by Zoom - in the summer we hope to be able to start meeting at the … Continue reading "Branch Meeting"
Due to the present circumstances the Bee Marquee at the show is reduced in size, to save money, and this means there will not be a Stevenson Trophy this Year. Due to our Club's previous good record in this event at the show we have been invited to make a display for people who may … Continue reading "Devon County Show"
Set in the beautiful East Devon countryside The Honiton Show is one of the highlights of the Devon County summer calendar, and is just a little over a month away. The Show was cancelled in 2020 due to the pandemic. 2021 is therefore an extra special year, not only because we celebrate 130 years of … Continue reading "Honiton Show"
Your help during the Action week by placing a monitoring station near your hives (saucer or wick style – details published in the Spring monitoring guide) to talking to neighbours about the affect of the Asian hornet on our native flora and fauna would be appreciated. Gavin Nuttall-Owen AHAT Coordinator email@example.com
After 18 months of being unable to meet with each other we are getting together on the 15th but we will start a little earlier, 7 o'clock, so that, if the weather is fine, we can be outside for at least part of the evening. As it’s a special occasion why not bring a little … Continue reading "Tiverton Beekeepers’ Reunion"
Via zoom (postponed from 9 September)
Drone Congregation Areas - Richard Simpson , East Devon Beekeepers. It’s a complete mystery to most of us as to what goes on in the Drone Congregation Area., just as long as our new queens are properly mated. Richard and a couple of his fellow beekeepers have been doing some local research so join us … Continue reading "Branch Meeting: Drone Congregation Areas – Richard Simpson"
It has been a difficult couple of years for us all, for our new beekeepers and those organising the branch. Please join us at this meeting and offer your support. Additionally our Treasurer, Ian Duncan, has kindly offered to tell us about his experiences ( no, not about beekeeping) of rowing across the Atlantic Ocean. … Continue reading "Branch Annual General Meeting"