"An international charity is expanding its beekeeping initiative to help more young people in South Yorkshire learn about nature and ecology. ...."
Read more here: The Sheffield Telegraph
"The aims of the Association are to encourage and develop the art and science of bee keeping through group meetings, practical out apiary events and educational support programmes in which members can participate and contribute."
The Association runs a 'Taster in Beekeeping' course each year in the spring for people interested in taking their first steps with keeping bees.
Our annual programme consists of a diverse range of activities.
We attend a number of shows, such as the Shrewsbury Flower Show,
We maintain a list of volunteer members who offer swarm collection services.
Slow Sunday Morning Pondscape Honey Bees Drinking Songbirds No Music - Frederick Dunn
The Lives of Bees - Tom Sealey
Published on March 20, 2020
Lecture 2: The Lives of Bees. This presentation will give you an overview of what is known about how honey bee colonies live in the wild, that is, when they are not living in a beekeeper's hive and are not subject to a beekeeper's manipulation. In short, it provides a look at the true natural history of Apis mellifera, at least for the colonies that live in the countryside around the small city of Ithaca, New York (USA).
Bee Hunting: Finding a Wild Colony of Honey Bees - Tom Sealey
Published on Nov 18, 2016
Prof. Tom Seeley as he tries to locate a wild colony of bees. He catches bees foraging on goldenrod and aster, feeds them concentrated sugar solution and determines the direction that they fly as they return to their colony.
Honey Bees Make Honey ... and Bread? | Deep Look
Published on May 7, 2019
Honey bees make honey from nectar to fuel their flight – and our sweet tooth. But they also need pollen for protein. So they trap, brush and pack it into baskets on their legs to make a special food called bee bread
The North Shropshire Beekeepers' Association - to encourage and develop the art and science of bee keeping