Research shows fields planted in strips are best for bees - SpringWise

"Monoculture—growing just one type of crop in a field at a time—allows farmers to use machinery and increases the efficiency of planting and harvesting. However, it also depletes soil nutrients and insect species, while increasing the risk of disease and pest outbreaks. ...."

Read more here: SpringWise

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