Here are the MBA Committee members. Please feel free to get in touch with any one of us.
Chairman: Andrew Watson (Huntly)
Andy runs 12 colonies of bees in National hives. He is responsible for maintaining MBA equipment and for ordering and selling beekeeping equipment that we bulk buy and sell on to members. He holds the SBA Basic Beemasters Certificate . SBA Modules 1,2 , 3 and 5. He was awarded the SBA Intermediate Beemaster certificate in 2016 and is also a member of the Training Team.
Tel: 01466 760277 (L), 07786 247327 (M)
Vice Chairman: Tony Harris, NDB (Fochabers)
Tony runs 120 colonies of bees hived in the traditional Scottish Smith hive, in various apiaries in Moray. He is also the Association Apiary Manager and Training Team leader. He is a Scottish Expert Beemaster Certificate and in 2016 achieved the National Diploma in Beekeeping
Tel: 07884 496246 (M),
Treasurer: John Gifford (Buckie)
Tel: 01542 840615 (L)
Secretary: Drew Dunford, (Alves)
Tel: 01343 850567 (L), 07598793226 (M)
Steve Carter, (Duffus)
Tel: 01343 830856 (L), 07733 240007 (M)
James Black, (Miltonduff)
James, along with wife, Anne, runs 2 colonies of bees in National hives. A novice but enthusiastic beekeeper.
Tel: 01343 556016 (L), 07710 710431 (M)
Anne Black (Lossiemouth)
Tel: 01343 810450 (L), 07762419672 (M)
Raefe Lettey (Tomintoul)
Raefe joined the Committee in 2013and is part of the training team. He holds SBA Basic Beemaster Certificate and SBA Module 1 Certificate. He currently runs 22 colonies of bees in National hives in his upland apiary at Tomintoul.
Tel. 07799 908547 (M)
Alan Ranson (Lossiemouth)
Tel: 07711 180715 (M)
Andrea Dunford, (Alves)
Tel: 01343 850567 (L), 07592 377296 (M)
Webmaster: Markus Steiner (Newmill)