Petersfield Apiary, under the management of Neil mariner aided by Apiary Custodians Dean Gregory, Ali Hollingbery and Philip Gurney, will be open to PDBKA Members on Sunday afternoons from 2pm throughout the beekeeping season.

 BEGINNERS’ TRAINING STARTS 2PM AT THE PDBKA APIARY ON SUNDAY 3RD APRIL AND WEDNESDAY 6TH APRIL FOR 6 WEEKS

PDBKA APIARY OPEN TO ALL MEMBERS FROM  SUNDAY 10 APRIL

Apiary Record 11 May 2022

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Ten Members attended the Apiary on a wet Wednesday.  13C Hive 5 - inspected by Tom Blackburn - National Single Brood, 10 frames of bees, 7 frames BIAS, Queen seen QC torn down by bees.  Sufficient [...]

Apiary Record 8 May 2022

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Eight Members attended on a bright sunny Sunday.  19C Hive 1 - inspected by Peter Reader - National Single Brood with BB as super.  New Queen due to lay, polished cells, lots of fanning bees and [...]

Apiary Record 4 May 2022

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Six Members attended the Apiary on a warm sunny Wednesday, 16C. Hive 5 - inspected by Tom Blackburn - National Single Brood, 10 frames bees, BIAS, Queen (white) seen, 1 QC.  Sufficient room & stores, Health [...]

Apiary Record 1 May 2022

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Eight Members attended the Apiary 13C and cloudy. Hive 3 - inspected by Jo Wade - National Double Brood, 8 frames bees, 7 frames BIAS.  Sufficient space & stores, feeding.  Upper BB being drawn.  Health good, [...]

Apiary Record 27 April 2022

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Eight Members joined the Wednesday training session on a cool cloudy afternoon 13C.  All colonies are National Single  Brood unless otherwise stated. Hive 2 - inspected by Richard Williams - 10 frames bees, 6 frames brood.  [...]

Apiary Record 24 April 2022

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15 Members attended the Apiary on a sunny Sunday 15C. All colonies are National Single Brood without supers unless otherwise stated.  Syrup being fed where stated. Hive 1 - Inspected by Peter Reader - 8 frames [...]