Has China messed with your honey? How the country's 'blending' factories are now producing MORE honey than the world's bees - The Mail

"Beekeepers and scientists suggest some honey is mixed with cheap sugar syrup
Something other than bees is supplying large quantities of 'honey' to market. That something is likely to be China
In Britain, we eat more than 50,000 tons of honey a year, globally it is 1.9m tons ...."

Read more here: The Daily Mail

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