The Bee Improvement and Bee Breeders Association (BIBBA)
will hold its biennial conference during 6-9 September 2018 at
the Royal Agricultural University, Cirencester, Gloucestershire.All beekeepers are welcome
The programme contains a wide variety of topics, with three
simultaneous lectures, together with seminars and workshops.
There is something for everyone, whatever your interest or
experience. The three lecture streams are themed as follows:
- Bee lmprovement Queen rearing, bee breeding,
genetics, queen mating, mini-nucs and their
management, overwintering queens, etc.
- General beekeeping Management techniques,
treatment-free beekeeping, overwintering nucs, comb
honey, marketing, bee communication, etc.
- Beginner and beyond Forage and feeding, wintering,
swarming, bee space, nutrition, mystery of mating, colony
cycle, simple management techniques, colony health,
and more. The three days in this stream will be at a level
that can help you understand and care for your bees.
presenters; many have over 30 years of beekeeping
experience, so they are telling participants what the bees have
told them, not something straight out of books.There is a variety of scientific and practical topics and this
conference is about as good as you will get. You can
attend on whichever days you wish and choose the
presentation you want to see.
There is accommodation onsite plus plenty in the locality.
Check the programme, tell your local beekeeping friends and
why not fill a car for an enjoyable break?
BOOKING OPEN NOW,
only £30 per day including lunch
evening meal and accommodation also available
More details at bibba-conference-2018