Honey requires a lot of work

To make 1kg of honey (2.2 lbs) the hive of bees will have had to have flown over 90,000 miles to collect the nectar from all the flowers, which is the same as flying 3 times around the earth.

The Association's apiary in North Shropshire


The Association maintains an apiary at an organic farm in North Shropshire. We hold regular meetings at the apiary during the summer, where members old and new can gain experience in handling bees.

Our Vision

visionWe encourage and develop
the art and science of bee keeping

visionWe strive to educate
Through group meetings, practical out apiary events and educational support 


The North Shropshire Beekeepers' Association - to encourage and develop the art and science of bee keeping