Monthly Archives: July 2014

Tony and Joe generating a great buzz about bees

At the age of 82, Joe has been keeping bees for over 72 years.. Read more in the Independent

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Are Local Honey Bees Healthier than Imports?

Honey bees with roots in the local environment manage much better in the struggle for survival than imported honey bees from foreign environments, according to new research published in a special issue of the Journal of Apicultural Research. Read more … Continue reading

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Irish Times article – trip to Keith Pierce apiary

This is the summer outing of the Louth Beekeepers Association. They have come to Dublin from Dundalk to visit the apiary of Keith Pierce, a Dublin fireman and a master beekeeper who is held in very high regard. “I would … Continue reading

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