Honey bee colonies in South India are being affected by a viral disease first found in Thailand - Scroll.in

"Thai Sacbrood, a viral disease affecting honey bee colonies, has resurfaced in South India. The disease, which has been dormant in the southern states for some years, is back and impacting the population of bees, especially of the Apis cerana species. This, in turn, can have far-reaching consequences for human life that is indirectly or directly dependant on honey bees. ...."

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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