Cold weather and bears: the complications of beekeeping in southeast Alaska - CBC

"Bees are a critical part of ecosystems across the world, helping to pollinate something like 80 per cent of flowering plants in the United States. But bees don't like the cold. So how do they handle Alaska weather? ..."

Read more here: CBC

The Association's apiary in North Shropshire


The Association maintains an apiary at an organic farm in North Shropshire. We hold regular meetings at the apiary during the summer, where members old and new can gain experience in handling bees.

Our Vision

visionWe encourage and develop
the art and science of bee keeping

visionWe strive to educate
Through group meetings, practical out apiary events and educational support 


The North Shropshire Beekeepers' Association - to encourage and develop the art and science of bee keeping