Next Meeting – Wednesday May 15th, Ballydehob

Now that the winter wait is over, I hope you have been lucky enough to get a peek inside the hives to see how the ladies are managing. FABKA’s May Meeting I am pleased to inform you that our next in-person association meeting is scheduled as follows: Date: Wednesday, 15th May, 2024Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PMLocation: Ballydehob Community CentreStore …

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Next Meeting – Wednesday March 20th, Ballydehob

We hope you’re all buzzing with excitement for our upcoming monthly in-person meeting. We’re thrilled to announce the details for our March gathering, where we’ll delve into the essential topic of the “12 Points to Beekeeping Success.” Meeting Details: Date: Wednesday, 20th March, 2024 Time: 8:00 PM Location:  Ballydehob Community Centre – Store Rd, Knockroe, Ballydehob, Co. Cork, P81 FC89 …

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Spring Cleaning for Beekeepers

Happy New Year, Beekepers! Hello all and hoping that both you and your bees are keeping well! I’m so looking forward to the clocks springing forward, temperatures rising, and conditions becoming favourable so that I can spend time with the bees. Okay, the winter break is nice for the back, but I so miss their shenanigans and their wonderful ability …

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Seasons Greetings for the End of 2022!

Seasons Greetings, Beekepers! Hello from FABKA and hoping both you and your bees are clustering tightly during this spell of low temperatures. I always find December to be a great month to take stock of the past year, the achievements, mistakes and revelations. Having received many phone calls and messages from many of you throughout the beekeeping year and some …

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