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Apiary Dates for members

We hold apiary meetings with tea and chat and all are welcome. During the season there is a members meeting every Saturday 2pm at the Rural Life Centre in Tilford.

  • Mid September Weekly apiary meetings typically finish in mid-September.

Winter meetings take place on the first Sunday of the month.

8th December Winter apiary meeting, 2 pm

Winter talks

Our monthly winter talks are held on Fridays, at the Tilford Institute GU10 2BU where there is ample parking. Talks begin at 7.30 followed by questions and refreshments.

Friday 17th Jan 2020    A trio of in-house speakers –   Steve Elliott “A year of Arnia Electronic Hive monitoring at the FBKA Apiary”
Lynn Cox and Di Cook – How Studying improves Beekeeping
Hilary Hayward (Local Bee Inspector). Details later

Friday  7th Feb             Rob Nickless from Meadow Honey Farm – Safe Movement of Honey Bees

Friday 13th March         Roger Patterson  – Keeping control of your colony numbers 

Other events for members

Saturday 7th December 2019 The SBKA AGM at South Farnham School

Surrey BKA AGM and talk. This year held in Farnham at South Farnham
School – The speaker will be Simon Cavill who will talk on “Bee Good –
from Obsession to Profession”. Simon is a beekeeper, near Basingstoke,
who founded Bee Good, a company selling natural products based on
honey, beeswax and propolis.
2pm AGM
3pm Refreshments
3.30pm Talk – ”Bee Good – From obsession to profession” by Simon
Cavill
4.45pm Meeting close.