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WESTPORT BEEKEEPERS NEXT MONTHLY MEETING IS ON 8/1/19

At the Westport Beekeepers meeting on Tuesday 4th of December a talk was given by our Vice Chairman Ger Hyland. (Beekeepers Shop & Supplies) He explained to the members present what bees need to keep them strong, healthy and help them over the winter months also The Beekeeper of the year shield was awarded to

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WBKA MONTHLY MEETING 02/10/18

Westport Beekeepers monthly meeting is on Tuesday evening in the Teagasc Centre on the Newport Rd Westport @ 8.00 pm. Giving the talk at the meeting is the well known beekeeper and lecturer Ben Harden, best known all over especially on the internet for his “Simple method of Raising Honey Bee Queen Cells” Ben keeps

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WESTERN BEEKEEPERS ALLIANCE AUTUMN LECTURE NUIG 22/9/18

Autumn Lecture organised by the Western Beekeepers on Saturday 22nd September in NUIG Please support this Autumn Lecture organised by the Western Beekeepers on Saturday 22nd September held in the university college Galway H91 TK33, a good line up of speakers is arranged for the relevant topics. It is a full day event. We Beekeepers

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Westport Beekeepers meeting 4th September 2018 @ 8.00pm

Reminder that our monthly meeting start again on Tuesday 4th September after our summer break at 8.00 pm in the Teagasc Centre on the Newport Road, Westport. We will have the Certificates for those who completed the Beginners Course and will be discussing how to prepare your hive for the winter. Any questions or problems

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WBKA Monthly Meeting 05/06/18

On the night we have Brian Ambrey of the Sligo-Leitrim Beekeepers Association who will give a talk about Queen rearing, so come along! you may pick up a few tip’s as regards how to get a few extra nuc’s to make up for the over winter losses. What a change we have had in the weather. From

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Beekeepers of the West will hold: Annual Social Dinner 02/06/18

WBKA Club Members We are delighted to announce that the first annual Social Evening gathering of the Mayo Beekeepers will take place on Saturday 2nd June at 5.30 p.m. for 6.00 p.m at: The Merry Monk Killala Rd, Kilmoremoy, Ballina, Co. Mayo. https://goo.gl/maps/Qec6tqKcX5u A three-course meal will be provided, and we will be honoured with a talk by Michael Wilde of Tara Hill

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