Saturday, 15 February 2014

Sleaford Beekeeping Meetings 2014

(SBKA) 2014
Indoor meetings programme
 
Promoting and increasing awareness of beekeeping and honey bees.
 
 
(All meetings will start at 730pm in the Waggon and Horses Caythorpe.  Entrance is free to all unless stated where a donation would 'bee' welcomed, please feel free to bring along friends and non beekeepers to increase our social interaction.
The programme may change at short notice due to circumstances beyond our control but the theme will always be Bee related and hopefully related to time of year.)
 
 
11 Feb – Oil Seed Rape and what it means to Farmer and Beekeeper
 
4 March  - Early Season inspections maintaining sustainability.
 
8 April -  Swarms, prevention detection and collection.
 
12, 19, Apr ,3 May -An introduction to beekeeping 3 sat mornings 930-1230 course, Caythorpe Village hall – contact Simon for details, costs are involved here if not an existing member of SBKA.
 
13 May -  Increasing stocks making nucs.
 
3 Jun – Products of the hive for showing.
 
15 July – Mid Summer activities
 
5 Aug – Products of the hive for showing.
 
16 Sept – Preparation of the bees for winter.
 
14 Oct – Possible film/Quiz evening
 
11 Nov – Guest Speaker TBC
 
16 Dec  - Xmas function
 
For details email Simon Croson......  sicroson@me.com

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