Royal jelly ‘vaccines’ may help to stop the decline of honey bees - BBC Focus

"Royal jelly, a creamy substance produced by worker bees to provide food for queen larvae, can spread immunity between honey bees, according to a new study. This effect could be harnessed to provide disease protection to honey bee populations, which are pollinators for around a third of all food making up the human diet globally. ...."

Read more here: BBC Focus magazine

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 

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