Scillonian Bee Project

Nigel the postman with Colonsay queens; showing the local island community; all intrigued and learning about the queens received from Andrew Abraham on Colonsay. Introducing a Colonsay queen – Andrew Lawson The Head Gardener Tresco Abbey gardens The package arrives from Colonsay; posted Monday and arrived Thursday morning and all…

Let’s Go Beekeeping!

Let’s Go BEEKEEPING Richard Senior Let’s Go Beekeeping is a series of practical beekeeping videos that are there to help beekeepers keep, understand, and manage their bees better. Relentless Rosie Presented by Roger Patterson, this series of videos draws on half a century of practical beekeeping knowledge. During August 2021,…

Webinars – January 2022

WEBINARS in January 2022 If you have not already done so, sign up here for reminders about webinars An Introduction to Lune Valley Community Beekeepers Dr Fred J Ayres 25th January 7.30pm https://youtu.be/ximXsjF92fQ Fred took up beekeeping in 2000 and obtained his first nucleus that year. As his interest in…

Tim Smit’s View

Tim Smit’s View

We are now taking forward our flagship National Bee Improvement Programme (NatBIP) into its next phase and, as part of this, we need promote our message about native honey bees and bee improvement to a much wider audience. We are therefore very pleased that Sir Tim Smit (from the Eden Project) offered to help us promote that message through this short video.