Author Archives: Belfast Secretary

New Privacy Notice (GDPR)

The association has produced a privacy notice to comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). This can be viewed here Advertisements

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Giant’s Ring Car Park

The Preliminary course practicals and the summer scheme start shortly. Participants should go to the Giant’s Ring car Park at the specified time and wait there. We will get people into groups to fill cars before going to the apiary, … Continue reading

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February Meeting

The next meeting will take place on 12th February 2018 the speaker will be Orla Maguire, Belfast Council Biodiversity Officer who will talk about many of the local environmental issues we have in common as beekeepers.

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Annual UBKA conference

The annual UBKA conference will take place on 9th &10th March 2018 2018 . The Conference takes place at Greenmount Agricultural College Antrim. You can find information and book online at https://www.ubka.org

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January 2018 Meeting

Monday 8th January 7.30pm CFC, High Street, Holywood   Mini Lecture and Honey/Mead Tasting   Following the same format as last year we will have the items listed below: Winter Varroa – treatment and hive insulation for January Making Insulation – … Continue reading

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December Meeting 11th

Christmas Quiz The next meeting is on Monday 11th December at 7.30 and is the annual quiz night which is a great social event. Feel free to bring along snacks or any other goodies to share afterwards. Winter Varroa Treatment … Continue reading

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Next Meeting: 13th November

Pollen: From Flower to Food This talk will consist of 3 sections, 1: the production pollen by flowers, 2: the  mechanism bees use in flight to transfer pollen to the hive, 3; the importance of pollen to the honey bee. … Continue reading

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