Native Irish Honey Bee Society – Apis mellifera mellifera

Native Irish Honey Bee Society
Apis mellifera mellifera

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NIHBS Conference – Saturday 2nd March 2024

Athlone Springs Hotel N37 F9T3

Programe of Activities

9:00 Welcome & Introduction

9:05 Characterisation of AMM in Ireland

10:00 Commercial Honey Production working with AMM

11.00 Refreshment Break

11:30 Stock improvement :Breeder selection, Cell building, Mating

12:30 Lunch & time to view posters, skep-making & suppliers

13:45 The Rev. Sam Millar Award

14:00 The Colonsay Black Bee Reserve Honeybee Adaptations – a Myth

15:00 Asian Hornet & it’s potential impact

15:15 Refreshment Break

15:30 The Importance of Drones

16:15 Queen Rearing for Conservation

Pre-booking of lunch is advised as there will be limited availability for walk-in guests

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