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Changes to Subscriptions

Changes to Subscriptions The committee plan to introduce the following changes: The Ordinary membership fee will increase to £25 from 1st April 2020 Ordinary members paying by Direct Debit (or  Standing Order) will pay a reduced rate of £20 For Republic of Ireland members, the reduced fee of £20 will…

University of Plymouth Project

University of Plymouth Project

The University of Plymouth in partnership with B4 (a community interest company: Bringing Back Black Bees) and funded by the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) have started a 4 year PhD project to investigate suggestions from bee-keepers that different sub-species have a suite of different behaviours and characteristics in comparison…

Strategy

BIBBA Strategy Summary Document (2019) Draft – for comment by members. Overall BIBBA Strategy 1.1 Continue to increase the number of BIBBA members 1.2 Improved benefits and engagement with members, groups, farmers and outside agencies. 1.3 Reduce queen and bee imports into UK and Ireland 1.4 To develop action plans,…