Beekeeping related articles written by association members.
Taking the BBKA Basic Assessment of proficiency in beekeeping involves an hour of hive opening and verbal grilling.
The People at Horniman - Peter Springall, Beekeeper
Peter Springall first visited the Horniman Museum as a child and became entranced by the bees and the clock tower. After the second World War, he decided to become a beekeeper himself and this sprightly nonagenarian is still keeping an eye on the bees at Horniman and entertaining youngsters with bee tales.
The 2009 Beekeepers Annual is now available at 9.95 post paid from NBB
The Beekeepers Annual - now in 27th year of publication is the only reference source to the craft that a beekeeper needs.
What’s the buzz?!
In the face of the credit crunch new beekeepers Julie and Andrew find their bees’ one of the best antidotes for stress.