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Jun
30
Sat
WDBKA Apiary Visit @ WDBKA Netherbury Apiary
Jun 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

General weekly inspection … all welcome!

Carole will be leading the session as we check the progress the colonies have made.

Clean boots and wellies … suits available for loan.

Jul
1
Sun
WDBKA Outing to Quince Honey Farm
Jul 1 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Come along for a grand day out to Quince Honey Farm.

Full details of the trip are in the June edition of the WDBKA e-newsletter.

Hope to see you there!

Jul
8
Sun
WDBKA Members Meeting @ WDBKA Netherbury Apiary
Jul 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

All WDBKA Beekeepers are welcome to join the first of the month meeting… this time on a Sunday in the hope other folk will be able to join us.

Brian Godfrey is very happy to come along and demonstrate how to mark queens and clip their wings. We can practice on drones first …. all useful skills to develop!

Please remember to wear clean boots and gloves … suits available at the Apiary.

Jul
15
Sun
WDBKA Apiary Meeting @ WDBKA Netherbury Apiary
Jul 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

General weekly inspection … open to everyone.

Come and check the weight of the supers!

Please remember to wear clean

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!