Latest Past Events

Lecture: Breeding for Hygienic Bees


Breeding for Hygienic Bees - a talk by Jack Silberrad by Cambridgeshire Beekeepers Association To treat or not to treat? About this event Cambridgeshire Beekeepers' Association are delighted to welcome back Jack Silberrad to talk to us about his latest beekeeping research. It's a contentious question in beekeeping, but one thing we can all surely […]


Committee Meeting


If members have any questions or items for the committee meeting please send an email to waterfordbees@gmail.coom

Lecture: Checkerboarding for Swarm Control


John White will talk about a method of swarm prevention that means you don't have to open the brood nest About this event Checkerboarding is a simple swarm management tool that prevents swarming. It uses the bee's natural swarm and survival impulses. When the basic seasonal brood nest behaviour is understood, bees can be easily […]