Calendar 2016

Calendar of club meetings for 2016

 

Beginners

Main

Workshops

3 Feb

Looking after your new hive

Steffan Browning - Greens’ neonicotinoids campaign.

21 Feb: Honey Extraction

2 Mar

Varroa Treatment

Paul Chapman - Eliminating Wasps

6 Mar: Honey Extraction
13 Mar: Varroa Treatments

6 Apr

Disease Inspection

Bees at the Wellington Zoo
and the Honey Competition

Disease Inspection

4 May

Wintering Down

Networking: Getting together with other beekeepers in your neighbourhood

Wintering Down

1 Jun

Constructing a hive

Photo Competition

Hive Construction

6 Jul

Bee Biology

ANNUAL: GENERAL MEETING

 

3 Aug

Spring Checks

Gadgets and Gizmos - Innovation Award

Spring Checks
Varroa Treatment

7 Sep

Swarm Prevention

Rob Tucker - Photographing Bees

Hive Construction
Splitting Hives

5 Oct

Introducing a new queen

Phil Lester - Native Bees

Introducing a new queen

2 Nov

Regulations

 

 

7 Dec

Managing a nucleus hive

Mead Competition