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Beginners Course Jan 2024

Our next beginner’s course begins on January 3rd 2024 at 19.30 and is a series of 8 online lectures. For further details and to register please visit Beginners Beekeeping Course 2024 Tickets, Wed 3 Jan 2024 at 19:30 | Eventbrite

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Looking for an apiary site or pollinating bees?

Are you a beekeeper looking for an apiary site or a farmer looking for bees for pollination or a company with room for beehives looking to fulfill your greening requirements. FIBKA met with the grain growers etc where some of

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help Pollinators – A Guide

What to plant in our Garden? For practical information see the National biodiversity Guidelines to help Pollinators Actions to help Pollinators.

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Cork Winter Losses 2019/2020

The winter of 2019/2020 was mild and bees needed a lot of feeding. We surveyed our members in April 2020 on their winter losses and the winter losses of those who responded were 19% on full colonies  with 35% losses

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Beginners course Skibbereen March 2020

Our Autumn beginners course 2019 was sold out and successful. We will run one again in 2020 but in the meantime we are running a course on the 4 consecutive Sundays beginning March 1st 2020 in Skibbereen, Co Cork. This

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