Major breakthrough in fight against Asian hornet - South West Farmer

" A way to remotely detect, locate and notify of an Asian Hornet attack on a bee hive has been developed. Specialists in acoustics at Arnia have successfully isolated the specific acoustic signature of Asian hornet hawking behaviour. The company is now developing a non-intrusive monitoring system to detect the presence of the hornet and automatically alert beekeepers. ...."

Read more here: South West Farmer

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 new and old can gain experience in handling bees.

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