"Insecticides could be developed that kill pests without harming beneficial insects such as bees, according to a new study. ...."
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"The aims of the Association are to encourage and develop the art and science of bee keeping through group meetings, practical out apiary events and educational support programmes in which members can participate and contribute."
My Apiary December
1.) Strap down hives
2.) Check rain runs away
3.) Monitor the entrance check is not blocking up
For a helpful list and more see the newsletter....
Our annual programme consists of a diverse range of activities. Available in 'Members' Area' of the website.
We attend a number of shows, such as the Shrewsbury Flower Show, to promote public knowledge of bees and beekeeping.
The North Shropshire Beekeepers' Association maintains a list of members who offer swarm collection services.
Over wintering honey bees indoors (Canada)
Published on November 6 2017
Wintering honey bees indoors. Here is a video walking through the shed to show the basic requirements needed to successfully set up a wintering shed. Darkness, air exchange, air circulation. Roughly a stocking density of 20 cubic feet per colony. Temp maintained at 4 degreesC with air exchange.
Skep Beekeeping - Work During the Cast Swarm Period
Published on 20 Aug 2011
Heathland Beekeeping in a skep apiary - Work during the cast swarm period. Video courtesy of iwf.de.
Refugee bees make themselves at home at the UN
Published on 22 Jun 2017
Three colonies of Italian honeybees made themselves at home on the North Lawn of the United Nations headquarters as part of the U.N.'s ongoing greening and conservation effort. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
A honey Bee Producing Wax
Published on 11 Jun 2017
The wax is formed into "scales" by eight wax-producing glands in the abdominal segments of worker bees