FIBKA On-Line Lectures

FIBKA has organised a series of on-line lectures for members for the next few weeks. Associations are unable to host the usual Autumn series of lectures due to Covid-19.

There are some very interesting speakers.

To register for these lectures see your email address as the registration link was sent to you all  today 22/09/2020

See our Real-Time Calendar for details

Calendar 2019

November 13th

Mini Lecture Series

A series of 3 x 20-minute mini-lectures will be given by EWBA Members

Lecture 1..A Kerry Man’s Method of Swarm Control…by Anne Marie Fogarty

Lecture 2..Queen Rearing using an James Maher

Lecture 3..Keeping Bees on a Roof in an Urban Environment

October 23rd


September 11th

Looking Back at the year and Overwintering our Bees..Lecture By Jim Ryan North Tipperary Beekeepers Association

April 10th

Topic..Making a Nuc/Increasing your Stocks…Lecture by Tom Prendergast former Apiary Manager South Tipp Bees
Introduction to Beekeeping Course

20th & 27th March and 3rd April 2019 7- 9 pm each evening.

Go to Courses and Introduction to Beekeeping Course 2019 in the Home page for more details and for a course application form.

March 13th.

Topic..Common Diseases of the Hive and Treatments…Lecture possibly by Eleanor Attridge, FIBKA Bee Health Officer.

Feb 13th.

Topic..Spring Management..Lecture by Eamonn Magee, Dublin Beekeepers Association

Jan 9th.

Topic..Winter/Spring Jobs in the Apiary & Preparing Honey and other Bee Products for Sale and for Show.
Lecture by Tom Prendergast former Apiary Manager South Tipp Bees

Calendar 2018


21st – AGM
Venue – Roanmore Centre, 7PM
Please submit nominations for the committee and motions to Pat Crowley
Nominations for Secretary required as Pat Crowley is standing down this year to give more time to Managing the Apiary
This is the place to have your say so we would like as many members as possible to attend


17th – Lecture with Aoife Nic Giolla Coda
Topic- Bees and Plants
Venue – Roanmore Centre, 7PM
Lectures free to Members and those who did the Beginners Course in 2018 .
€5 charge for non-members


19th – Lecture and  Presentation of Pre-lim Certs with Michael Maunsell former Education Officer FIBKA .
Topic – Winter Preparation,
Venue – The Munster Bar, Upstairs
Lectures free to Members and those who did the Beginners Course in 2018.


€5 charge for non-members.