Yorkshire Post: Could leaving farmland fallow be the key to stopping bee decline?

"In years gone by, it was par for the course for farmers to leave swathes of land fallow to improve productivity. But as the effectiveness of fertilizer rose - and more recently, EU set-aside payments ended - the practice dramatically reduced. ..."

Read more here: Yorkshire Post

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