The minutes of the 72nd Annual General Meeting of the Ulster Beekeepers Association, held in Greenmount Campus, Antrim on Saturday 3rd October 2015 are now available for all members to download.
Archives for October 2015
Mid and East Antrim Borough Council has joined forces with a specialist conservation group and introduced a new managed bee colony to Carnfunnock Country Park. Working in partnership with the East Antrim Bee Keepers Association (EABKA), Mid and East Antrim Borough Council believes the move will make a significant contribution to biodiversity in the Borough. […]
American Foul Brood has been confirmed in 35 Apiaries in Northern Ireland this year so far. European Foul Brood , EFB, has also been found in 4 apiaries to date. This is the highest number of AFB cases in many, many years. Beekeepers have a responsibility to be vigilant and look for the signs and […]
UBKA ‘s first honey show was a great success. 144 entries in a very difficult season made for a very good start. The workshops with Mary and Gerry Ryan were top class with many top tips. The social media workshop was well received and will be followed up at a later date. We hope next […]
The 2016 UBKA Conference will take place this year on 11th and 12th March 2016 at Greenmount Campus and a brochure is availble to download here. This year’s conference expands on last year’s popular themes, bringing the best of science and practical beekeeping together. SCIENTIFIC BEEKEEPING We are thrilled to welcome a true legend in […]