Foraging for Pollen
Honey bee image taken foraging for pollen on Scabiosa 'Blue Butterfly' in the garden.
Garden plants are great to give bees access to nectar and pollen during lean months.
Offaly Beekeepers Association
Our Next Meeting Tuesday the 26th of March 2019 at 8pm at Tullamore
Historical Building, Tullamore.
John Donoghue will be talking about "Spring Build Up".
Our April meeting will be held on the 16th of April 2019, at 8pm at Tullamore Historical Society Building, Tullamore
Gerry Ryan will be talking about "Maximizing my bees for the honey flow"
OBKA Beginner's Course 2019, will begin on the 23rd of March at 9.30am at Tullamore Historical Society Building.
OBKA has purchased a number of AFB Test Kits. These will be available to purchase at our general meetings for €8. We advise all members to test at least one hive in their apiary per year for AFB.
FIBKA Preliminary Exam
The FIBKA Preliminary exam's will be held in May 2019
Welcome to our newly designed association website.
With the re-design we have tried to bring you more information.
Check out some of our new sections where we will try to bring you notes from previous lectures as reference points. In the news section we will upate you on new products on the market a new information and tips on existing tecniques.
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