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Beekeeping Year


Occasionally heft hives to check winter stores. Feed fondant if losing weight.


Check for animal damage.


Monitor hive entrance for dead bees.


Clear snow - check if weathertight.


Clear area around hive - quietly.


Disturb bees as little as possible.


See Jobs for the year

Calendar of Events


KCBG Meeting - Guest Speaker: Ewan Campbell - 7-9pm, Kemnay Village Hall - More Info

ADBKA Convention with Social Evening (Venue and more details to follow) - More Info

ADBKA, Kinellar Community Hall, Blackburn, AB21 0JQ

10am-4pm Skep-making workshop with Bryce Reynard. Limited to eight places, and costs £20 per person. Booking essential. Please contact Malcolm Watson to book a place.  More Info

Kingswells Parish Church AB15 8QA 7.30pm

Pre-Christmas social event with presentation of Honey Show trophies. Please bring food and drink to share. There will be a Bee..tle Drive and raffle.

ADBKA Lecture – Insect and Bird Photography by Bob Humphreys. Kinellar Hall, Fintray Road, Blackburn, AB21 0JQ - More Info