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Welcome to the Web Site of Blackburn and Darwen  Beekeeping Group.

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This months tips on what best to be doing

Latest Information  and Updates

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The aim of our group is to assist and educate beekeepers, to encourage beekeeping as a hobby, and to promote natural beekeeping methods.      New beekeepers are always welcome to join us.

 Propolis    ebook

Pollen    e-book

Royal Jelly    e-book

Wax e-book

 Honey     e-book

Please take a look around our site by scrolling down and clicking on any of the links below or anywhere on the site.  

                           

      Beekeeping in Darwen and surrounding areas Click to find out more

                                                                              

Membership Application/ Annual Renewal  Form Click for details.

Group Contacts   Swarm Catchers. 2014  Contact the Web Master 

Beginners Beekeeping Course Timetable.      

Group Stuff Beginners Stuff General Articles Misc Articles Equipment Downloads Links to other sites Other Associations Other Web Sites Videos Diseases and Pests

 

E-Books

Beetalks

Articles of Interest

Fera Annual Bee reports.
Some Honey Recipes  Skin Care Recipes    

Below are some leaflets and tips to help you gain more understanding of your bees and any problems you may have with them. Just click on any of the links. You will then be able to look at them and print them out.

Varroa Control Leaflet Small Hive Beetle Leaflet Tropilaelaps Mites Leaflet Basics Beekeeping Manual Handling and Examining Bees
Open Mesh Floors Leaflet Estimating Varroa Leaflet Wax Moth Leaflet Integrated Pest Management Hive Cleaning
Curry Method of Swarm Control Feeding Bees Guide to Swarming Useful Tips Make a solar wax extractor
Development of the Egg Making a Nucleus Trickle Method of Varroa Control Trapping Varroa  Acetic Acid for Nosema Control
Replacing Old Comb Drone Brood Removal Queen Trapping Shook Swarm Method Wasp Problems

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