An exciting day for beginners

It seems that the first thing I say in most of these blog posts is usually something to do with the weather.  Being a beekeeper makes you very focused on it.  Everything revolves around it when it comes to bees.  And this year has been a year of extremes.  From the blast of winter we …

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A bevvy of beemasters

Contributing author:  Viv Hill Saturday July 2 proved to be a wonderfully sunny and calm day – just right for our Beekeeping exam.  We were thrilled to have Ian Craig, a most senior Scottish beekeeper, to come and be our examiner and the first examinee started at 9 a.m. As our out-apiary is now well …

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A flavour of our courses 2011

Here at Moray Beekeepers we take our responsibility to share this wonderful and fascinating pastime with the wider world very seriously. In 2010 we started a comprehensive programme of introductory courses and taster sessions. We were delighted at the response to these courses and so we’re going to do the same again this year. The …

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Our 2011 Courses

Throughout the Spring and Summer we have a number of courses running ranging from taster days to full weekend beekeeping courses. They are very reasonably priced and remember all funds raised are ploughed back into our work helping the honeybee in Moray. Full details can be found on our CALENDAR page.