New Classifieds section in Member’s area
See the new Classified’s section in the Members area for details of potential apiary sites and equipment for sale.
Bee Mentor for Bicester Village
The Association has been contacted by Bicester Village; they want to keep bees on the site, they have some people with some beekeeping experience but would like to have a mentor to help them. For more details see the Members area.
Downsizing apiary sale
Andrew Harper is downsizing his apiary and has some national brood and supers for sale, with mostly drawn frames. For more details see the members area.
Member wants help moving hives
We have a Cri de Coeur from member Sandra Simpson needing to move 2 hives from Bampton to a farm near Witney.
If anyone thinks they can help please contact Sandra via email@example.com for details.
Beware – Bee Rustlers in Oxfordshire
22 March 2019
One of our members has had a hive (including brood box, 3 supers, the roof and stand) stolen from their out-apiary near Lower Heyford within the last week. The out-apiary was behind a locked gate.
Bee Health Page updated
We have had a holding page on bee health for some time. It has now been updated with lots of useful links to resources on the web, especially information on BeeBase.
Committee Vacancies – AGM 2019
Please see the Members area for details of Committee members who are retiring at the 2019 AGM and hence we are looking for members to take over their vital roles.