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The Native Irish Honey Bee Society Castlebar Improvement Workshop
Starts
July 24, 2022 1:00 pm
Ends
July 24, 2022 6:00 pm
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A clean bee suit and nitrile gloves required
Event Details

The Native Irish Honey Bee Society Castlebar, Breaffy House, Honey Bee Improvement Workshop, Sunday 24th July 2022

1300: Registration
1330 - 1630: Station 1 to Station5 (all groups will spend an equal amount of time at each station)
 
Station 1-Colony Appraisal
Station 2-Grafting with the Jenter Kit
Station 3-Grafting with the Chinese Tool
Station 4-How to use a Cloake Board
Station 5-Apideas
 
1730: Dinner in Breaffy House (more details to come, such as pre-booking link)

https://www.breaffyhouseresort.com/house-landing.html

Breaffy House Resort    Castlebar, Co. Mayo Ireland    F23 R253  T: +353 94 9022033

Location
Mayo BKA
The Native Irish Honey Bee Society Castlebar Improvement workshop
The Native Irish Honey Bee Society, Mayo BKA Honey Bee Improvement Workshop, Sunday 24th July 2022 at 13.00. Breaffy House Hotel & Spa Resort GPS Co-ordinates: Lattitude: 53.840982                                   Longitude: -9.242249 Post Code: F23 R253 Eir Code F23 R253

Rewatch the NIHBS Book Launch Below

Please see Professor Tom Seeley’s books listed below:-

  1. Seeley, T.D.  1985.  Honeybee Ecology.  Princeton University Press.
  2. Seeley, T.D.  1995.  The Wisdom of the Hive.  Harvard University Press.
  3. Seeley, T.D.  2010.  Honeybee Democracy.  Princeton University Press.
  4. Seeley, T.D.  2016.  Following the Wild Bees.  Princeton University Press.
  5. Seeley, T.D.  2019.  The Lives of Bees.  Princeton University Press.

The best way to buy them is via Amazon but they are also available from Princeton University Press and Harvard University Press. Sometimes used copies are available online for less than a new one.

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