Tony Jefferson !

We had a great speaker for our final winter season talk, just the way to round things off and fire us with enthusiasm for the season….not that we aren’t fired up already……in fact some of us have already had a peep in our hives. Tony learned beekeeping from his father Alan, who I once had…

Intermediate Beekeeping Course

Maybe you did a beginners beekeeping course, then someone gave you a split from their colony, or you got a swarm, or the nucleus hive you ordered arrived ?  You survived your first  season of beekeeping ! Hurrah, they got through the winter. With the new season you realise it’s quite some time since your…

Roger Patterson BIFA day. Sat 4th March.

Booking  Roger Patterson to deliver his Bee Improvement for All day was a long time ambition for me. Finally, last Saturday, it all came together. Roger runs these courses for BIBBA ( Bee Imrovement and Bee Breeders Association http://bibba.com)  and is the inheritor of the famous Dave Cushman website http://www.dave-cushman.netsite http://www.dave-cushman.net, which is an unparalleled resource for…