Could the 'glue' bees use to seal hives boost power of antibiotics? - Mail Online

"A 'glue' that bees use to seal their hives and fight infection could hold the key to boosting the waning power of antibiotics, according to a pioneering study. 'Bee glue', or propolis, is a biscuity-brown, sticky substance that honey bees produce when building their hives. ..." 

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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