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Asian Hornet Response Team (AHAT)

Hello Beekeepers, please read and digest the contents in case you need it – WebBee Tavistock Beekeepers presently does not have a formal Asian Hornet Response Team.

Places left on Tavistock beekeepers training 2019

Hello Beekeepers! There are still places on the Tavistock Beekeepers Training that starts on the 26th Feb 2019, please pass this on! – WebBee You can get in touch with Mark Gibbons our Training officer directly- WebBee    

Committee Posts

Hello Beekeepers! We are still operating without a secretary after the AGM in November, and this will affect how we offer you the members activities and other things such as membership. We NEED a secretary who can assist the other members of the committee with the running of your Beekeeping branch, without a secretary the …

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Christmas Greetings

Hello Beekeepers! We warmly wish you and your bees a Happy Christmas, and hope you have a good winter with your bees Don’t forget to Feed them and treat for Varroa, as the mild weather will be allowing the mites to survive with your bees. Best Wishes Tavistock Beekeepers Committee

AGM update

Hello Beekeepers! You will be pleased to note we had a successful AGM, and a good discussion was had by the attending members; again it would have been good to see more of you at the meeting. The full minutes you should have received already, and you will note we currently have no Club Secretary. …

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Beekeeping Membership

Hello Beekeepers! the winter is here and the branch meetings are underway, and the AGM is NEXT WEEK the 15th November 7:30 pm at the Parish rooms Tavistock. Bee-there please! Why not renew your membership at the AGM by filling out the membership form and bringing it with you? Cheques payable to “Tavistock Branch DBKA”, …

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Tavistock Beekeepers AGM

Hello Beekeepers! The Tavistock Beekeepers AGM is here.. November 15th 2018 at 19:30 Tavistock Parish Hall Bring and share a plate of something please. PLEASE ATTEND as you need to vote to elect your committee See you there..   Tavistock Beekeepers – It’s all about the Bees you know. A Branch of the Devon Beekeepers …

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Asian Hornet update

Hello Beekeepers! Here is the latest information on the Asian Hornet sightings in the UK. HERE Current situation To date, there have been 13 confirmed sightings of the Asian hornet in England and six nests have been destroyed. Nine of these sightings occurred in 2018; an individual hornet in Lancashire (April) and Hull, three in …

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Tavistock Website – Update

Hello Beekeepers! The Tavistock Beekeepers website should now appear correctly when you search for it; after the last of the last tweaks to recover it. (After our previous hosting service scrapped it for us 🙁 ). The editing of the contents will be ongoing, and if you see anything you would like corrected or added, …

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Winter Feed Check

Hello Beekeepers! Its time to check the winter feed status of your bees! Your bees may be wide awake now and buzzing in the sunshine, this also means they will be eating through their stores of sugar. Please check on a warm sunny day and test your store levels by hefting the hive (to check …

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