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6:11pm Tuesday 15th January 2013
G Reacting to new Government plans recently announced to help beekeepers reduce bee population losses, Friends of the Earth’s Nature Campaigner Paul de Zylva said: “Action to tackle dwindling bee numbers must go much further than advice and training for beekeepers – and must also cover wild bees, which are even more important pollinators than honeybees.
10:00am Tuesday 15th January 2013
12:00am Tuesday 16th October 2012
here have been reports that a gentleman in his mid-fifties and claiming to be a Bee Inspector recently attempted to gain access to an out apiary in Derbyshire. Just to remind beekeepers that the Seasonal Bee Inspectors have now finished for the year and all contact with the Inspectorate until 1st April 2013 should be through the NBU office, National Bee Inspector or Regional Bee Inspector - see contacts page on BeeBase for details.
12:00am Sunday 23rd September 2012
Einstein believed if bees died out, human beings wouldn't be far behind. Following the phenomenal success of the first ever London Honey Show, the Lancaster London is delighted to announce that it will be organising and hosting the second annual event on Monday, 8 October 2012, from 6pm.
11:21am Wednesday 1st August 2012
HUntingdon Beekeepers Association learnt how to present honey at local and national shows from successful exhibitor, Chris Evans of Cambridgeshire. Making it sound straightforward and achievable, Chris ran through all the show sections from jars of honey (must have a matching pair) through to wax comb (should be even) to wax products (do not overheat!).
9:59am Thursday 19th July 2012
6:35pm Monday 16th July 2012
7:40am Monday 9th July 2012
Have you ever wondered which bumblebees roam your smallholding or garden? Scientists and conservationists are calling for the public's help to map the UK’s bumblebee population - all you need is a digital camera.
2:18pm Friday 29th June 2012
6:30am Monday 4th June 2012
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