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Jul
22
Sun
WDBKA Apiary Meeting @ Netherbury Apiary
Jul 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm

Trevor and Chris will be leading the weekly inspection.

Come and help to check on the progress of our colonies … now up to 7!

New queens have settled and the supers are gaining weight.

Beesuits available for loan … please bring clean gloves and boots.

Aug
4
Sat
WDBKA Apiary Visit @ Netherbury Apiary
Aug 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm

Carole Astbury and Carole Brown will be leading this session. They intend to assess the colonies to identify which will be suitable to travel to the Melplash show. We plan to have two observation hives in the Bee marque for folk to enjoy.

Clean boots and gloves please … suits available to loan.

Oct
21
Sun
DBKA Annual Convention @ Blandford School
Oct 21 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm

The Dorset Convention will be held in a new venue this year … Blandford School offers plentiful parking and good facilities.

Lesley Gasson, DBKA Education Officer is organising an interesting and informative day for all interested parties.

Tickets for the event are £5 for DBKA members and £10 for non memebers.

Please bring your own picnic or purchase a light lunch at the venue.

Guest speakers include Celia Davis, Pam Hunter, Dan Basterfield and Anne Rowberry.

Details of times and topics for each speaker to follow later.

Pencil the date into your diary!