Keeping Small Hive Beetle out of the UK – Have you signed the petition?

You may be aware that there is an intention to circumvent the restrictions on the movement of bees from the EU and in particular Italy,

‘Stay of execution’: No need for emergency neonicotinoid pesticide use, say farmers

Farmers will not be using DEFRA’s emergency authorisation allowing them to apply a banned neonicotinoid pesticide on sugar beet seeds this year, due to the


Chemistry of Honey

Honey begins with nectar, and it is the most incredible natural sweetener. Since ancient times it has been used as delicious food, and thanks to

Beekeeping Beginners Course – Book now for Spring 2022.

Hugely popular, our Beginners Course is perfect for both non-beekeepers who are looking to become beekeepers and those who started with their first colony during