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  Topic: Natural Beekeeping Group - Wye Valley
monica

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PostForum: Local Groups and Mentors, UK and Ireland   Posted: Sun Mar 05, 2017 9:36 pm   Subject: March meeting 2017
Our March meeting was early this year, on St David's Day. Appropriately for Spring, we discussed swarming. This year members with swarms will be able to contact others locally who want them; let's hop ...
  Topic: Natural Beekeeping Group - Wye Valley
monica

Replies: 37
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PostForum: Local Groups and Mentors, UK and Ireland   Posted: Sun Mar 05, 2017 9:17 pm   Subject: More on 2016
Reporting back on September and December meetings 2016

Between 15 and 25 people come regularly to our meetings now. Some are experienced beekeepers, some are beginners and some are preparing for th ...
  Topic: Natural Beekeeping Group - Wye Valley
monica

Replies: 37
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PostForum: Local Groups and Mentors, UK and Ireland   Posted: Sun Mar 05, 2017 9:02 pm   Subject: Summer Meeting report 2016
A brief catch-up on some events in 2016:

Our summer meeting was a visit to a natural apiary in Monmouthshire. The difference was that here there are many different styles of hive, from nest boxes a ...
  Topic: Natural Beekeeping Group - Wye Valley
monica

Replies: 37
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PostForum: Local Groups and Mentors, UK and Ireland   Posted: Sun Jun 12, 2016 9:49 am   Subject: Summer Meeting
The Summer Meeting of the Wye Natural Beekeeping Group will be on Sunday 19 June at 4pm. We'll be visiting the apiary of one of our members near Monmouth. The format will be similar to our visit last ...
  Topic: Any TBH Bee Keepers in the Glos area
monica

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PostForum: Local Groups and Mentors, UK and Ireland   Posted: Tue Mar 15, 2016 10:17 am   Subject: Are you interested in meetings?
Hi Terry
I've only just seen your post, and wondered if you would be interested in our Wye Natural Beekeeping group? We have members in Gloucestershire, Herefordshire and Monmouthshire, though most o ...
  Topic: Natural Beekeeping Group - Wye Valley
monica

Replies: 37
Views: 44880

PostForum: Local Groups and Mentors, UK and Ireland   Posted: Tue Mar 15, 2016 10:06 am   Subject: Wye Natural Beekeeping - March meeting
The next meeting of the Wye Natural Beekeepers will be on Tuesday 22nd March 2016 from 7pm, at The Punch House, 4 Agincourt Square, Monmouth NP25 3BT
At the last meeting we discussed the need to cond ...
  Topic: Natural Beekeeping Group - Wye Valley
monica

Replies: 37
Views: 44880

PostForum: Local Groups and Mentors, UK and Ireland   Posted: Tue Nov 24, 2015 5:11 pm   Subject: Winter meeting - Tuesday 1st December 2015
Our Winter Meeting of the Wye Natural Beekeeping Group will be held on Tuesday 1st December 2015, at 6pm, at the King's Head, Agincourt Square, Monmouth NP25 3DZ.

We've decided to move next door as ...
  Topic: Natural Beekeeping Group - Wye Valley
monica

Replies: 37
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PostForum: Local Groups and Mentors, UK and Ireland   Posted: Thu Sep 17, 2015 3:06 pm   Subject: Meeting - Tuesday 29 September 2015
We have a date!
The next meeting of the Wye Natural Beekeepers will be on Tuesday 29th September 2015 at 7pm.
At Bees for Development, Agincourt Street, Monmouth NP25 3DZ
Bring questions and tell u ...
  Topic: Natural Beekeeping Group - Wye Valley
monica

Replies: 37
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PostForum: Local Groups and Mentors, UK and Ireland   Posted: Tue Jun 02, 2015 9:43 pm   Subject: Natural Beekeeping Group - Wye Valley
Thanks for the info about the Affiliated Groups Scheme - looks good. We'll talk about it at our next meeting.
  Topic: Natural Beekeeping Group - Wye Valley
monica

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PostForum: Local Groups and Mentors, UK and Ireland   Posted: Tue Jun 02, 2015 9:38 pm   Subject: Summer meeting - 13th June
The next meeting of the Wye Natural Beekeeping Group will be on Saturday 13th June at 2.30, at the apiary of one of our members in Longtown, Herefordshire. The plan is to walk around the garden and me ...
  Topic: Natural Beekeeping Group - Wye Valley
monica

Replies: 37
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PostForum: Local Groups and Mentors, UK and Ireland   Posted: Sun Feb 22, 2015 6:09 pm   Subject: March meeting
The next meeting of the Wye Valley Natural Beekeeping Group will be on Tuesday 24th March at 7pm, at Bees for Development, 1 Agincourt Street, Monmouth. We'll hope to see many of you then - please bri ...
  Topic: Natural Beekeeping Group - Wye Valley
monica

Replies: 37
Views: 44880

PostForum: Local Groups and Mentors, UK and Ireland   Posted: Mon Nov 03, 2014 8:15 pm   Subject: December meeting - Wye Natural Beekeeping
The next meeting of the Wye Natural Beekeeping Group will be on Tuesday 9th December, at 7pm, at Bees for Development, Agincourt Street, Monmouth. We'll look forward to seeing you all then.
  Topic: Natural Beekeeping Group - Wye Valley
monica

Replies: 37
Views: 44880

PostForum: Local Groups and Mentors, UK and Ireland   Posted: Tue Sep 30, 2014 6:07 am   Subject: Natural Beekeeping Group - Wye Valley
Good news for natural beekeepers in the Wye Valley - David Heaf will teach a weekend masterclass on Warre's People's Hive, on 29-30 November. Details of this two-day course are on the Bees for Develop ...
  Topic: Natural Beekeeping Group - Wye Valley
monica

Replies: 37
Views: 44880

PostForum: Local Groups and Mentors, UK and Ireland   Posted: Sat Aug 16, 2014 9:35 am   Subject: Wye Natural Bees - 16 September 2014
The next meeting of Wye Natural Beekeepers will be on Tuesday 16th September at 7pm, at Bees for Development, Agincourt Street, Monmouth. We'll look forward to seeing you all then.
  Topic: Natural Beekeeping Group - Wye Valley
monica

Replies: 37
Views: 44880

PostForum: Local Groups and Mentors, UK and Ireland   Posted: Fri Aug 01, 2014 2:21 pm   Subject: Next meeting?
We don't yet have a date fixed for our next meeting, but it will probably be in September. We'll let you all know soon.
  Topic: Natural Beekeeping Group - Wye Valley
monica

Replies: 37
Views: 44880

PostForum: Local Groups and Mentors, UK and Ireland   Posted: Fri Aug 01, 2014 2:19 pm   Subject: Natural Beekeeping Group - Wye Valley
Our last meeting was on 4th June at the BfD office in Monmouth. We had a good turnout, with some interesting discussions on a wide range of subjects. As always there was a good mix of people who have ...
  Topic: Natural Beekeeping Group - Wye Valley
monica

Replies: 37
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PostForum: Local Groups and Mentors, UK and Ireland   Posted: Tue May 27, 2014 9:21 pm   Subject: June meeting
Hello Wye Natural Beekeepers
Our next meeting will be held on Wednesday 4th June at 7pm at the Bees for Development office in Agincourt Street Monmouth. We'll have time for questions and sharing our ...
  Topic: Natural Beekeeping Group - Wye Valley
monica

Replies: 37
Views: 44880

PostForum: Local Groups and Mentors, UK and Ireland   Posted: Thu Mar 20, 2014 6:17 pm   Subject: March meeting
We were lucky to have a hot spring day for our meeting last Sunday. We met in a commercial apiary - these bees pollinate the local fruit and cider orchards - so we heard about practices that are very ...
  Topic: Natural Beekeeping Group - Wye Valley
monica

Replies: 37
Views: 44880

PostForum: Local Groups and Mentors, UK and Ireland   Posted: Wed Mar 12, 2014 9:49 pm   Subject: Meeting Sunday 16th March in Redbrook
Our next meeting of the Wye Valley Natural Beekeeping Group will be held in Redbrook at 3pm on Sunday 16th March. We'll be outdoors in a commercial apiary.

We welcome everyone interested in natura ...
  Topic: Natural Beekeeping Group - Wye Valley
monica

Replies: 37
Views: 44880

PostForum: Local Groups and Mentors, UK and Ireland   Posted: Mon Mar 10, 2014 7:28 pm   Subject: Meeting 16th March 3pm
Hi everyone, our next meeting will be on Sunday 16th March at 3pm, at Wye Valley Apiaries in Redbrook. Thank you Gareth for agreeing to host us.
There's not much parking nearby so please car share or ...
  Topic: Natural Beekeeping Group - Wye Valley
monica

Replies: 37
Views: 44880

PostForum: Local Groups and Mentors, UK and Ireland   Posted: Thu Feb 20, 2014 12:46 pm   Subject: Natural Beekeeping Group - Wye Valley
Great to hear from you, Mary.

The bees have been keeping themselves well tucked up away from the wind and rain this winter. We'll try and link you up with a friendly beekeeper for an apiary visit w ...
  Topic: Natural Beekeeping Group - Wye Valley
monica

Replies: 37
Views: 44880

PostForum: Local Groups and Mentors, UK and Ireland   Posted: Wed Dec 04, 2013 10:23 am   Subject: Wye Valley, Monmouthshire, Gloucestershire, Herefordshire
We have a new local forum for natural beekeeping! At our first meeting we discussed swarms, colonies with multiple queens, hive ventilation and humidity, mice, mouse guards, and the location of winter ...
  Topic: Natural Beekeeping Group - Wye Valley
monica

Replies: 37
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PostForum: Local Groups and Mentors, UK and Ireland   Posted: Mon Dec 02, 2013 7:00 pm   Subject: Natural Beekeeping Group - Wye Valley
Announcement of the First Meeting of a new Natural Beekeeping Group for the Wye Valley, Monmouthshire, Gloucestershire and Herefordshire.
Tuesday 3rd December at 7pm, at Bees for Development, 1 Agin ...
 
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