The County Cork BeeKeepers Association is run by a committee elected each year at the Annual General Meeting which takes place early in December. Its organisation consists of four officers, President, Chairman, Secretary and Treasurer, and 9 members (for 2017).

The organisation committee elected for 2017 is as follows:


  • Hon-President: Michael O’Callaghan
  • Hon-Chairman: John Kiely
  • Hon-Secretary: Robert McCutcheon
  • Hon-Treasurer: Jim Curtin

Committee members:

  • Eleanor Attridge
  • Richard Callanan
  • Philip Cheasty
  • Denis McCarthy
  • Mary O’Riordan
  • Thomas Quigley
  • Noel Riordan
  • Noel Power
  • Maria Tobin


We encourage all members to attend our AGM in December and get actively involved in the association.


Co. Cork beekeepers Association is affiliated to the FIBKA the Federation of Irish Beekeepers Associations which provides a national voice and strength through numbers (rather like a colony). The full list of associations affiliated to FIBKA can be seen here.

FIBKA Organisation

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