Events and Courses 2017
Saturday 11 February: NOTE CHANGE OF VENUE Group Meeting at the Grosvenor Hotel Stockbridge. SO20 6EU , . Discussion to include: Rating colonies, swarms, Use of Bait boxes and Hive lifts
Saturday 11 and Sun 12 March . Log Hive making Course with Matt Somerville of the Natural Beekeeping Trust . Venue Tangley north of Andover Hants. Visitors welcome to watch and 'have a go'.
Saturday and Sunday 8/9 April: 'Listen to the Bees' a natural beekeeping course on how to live in harmony with honeybees using the Warré hive. Main instructor John Haverson. Venue will be Westfield Farm Somerset http://westfield-farm.co.uk/ contact Bryony for details.
29 April: Group Meeting at Sturts Farm near Three Legged Cross Dorset. Michael Phillips to show his skep hive colonies
10 June: Skep Making workshop at Nutley Farm, Broughton SO20. John Haverson will be available to assist new skepists.
Saturday 1st July Group Meeting in Twyford south of Winchester hosted by Steve Strange at his meadow with large box hives and yurts.
Saturday 8th July Visit Kew Gardens to see the Hive. Contact Eleanor Coke for more details.
Saturday 2 September: Group Meeting with Reader Englefield at Bishopstoke Eastleigh.