HBKA

South events

HBKA SOUTH LAN

Holme Lacey Apiary (unless otherwise specified)

EVENTS CALENDAR – 2018

All members of the HBKA are welcome to attend these events

For further information email Val Lilwall on   south@herefordshirebeekeepers.org.uk

As from 3rd April the Holme Lacey Apiary will be open to ALL members on Tuesday Evenings

Events marked in green are the scheduled South LAN meetings (all welcome)

Events marked in orange are the weekly maintenance sessions. Any help is welcomed in these sessions but would be particulary useful to beginners/novices

 

          DATE                     TIME                                       EVENT

15th May  6.30pm apiary maintenance session
22nd May 6.30pm Spring Forage – Nectar Honey Propolis. OSR extracting problems.  Drone brood uncapping – varroa (CP)
29th May 6:30pm apiary maintenance session
5th June 6.30pm apiary maintenance session
12th June 6.30pm Stores checks, check for eggs  (new queens post swarming), clearing supers
19th June 6:30pm apiary maintenance session
26th June 6:30pm Disease inspection – Foul brood recognition. Test kits
3rd July 6:30pm apiary maintenance session
10th July 6:30pm Varroa life cycle
17th July 6:30pm apiary maintenance session
24thJuly 6:30pm Mock BBKA Basic Assessment
31st July 6:30pm apiary maintenance session
7th August 6:30pm apiary maintenance session
14th August 6:30pm Varroa – veterinary approved treatments
21st August 6:30pm

 

apiary maintenance session
 
28th August 6:30pm Feeding for winter