It is highly recommended that all bee keepers register with BeeBase.

They provide useful information on the art of apiculture and send out information regarding disease outbreaks in the area or alerts for possible starvation / varroa problems.

Beebase News Feed

  • Reporting Varroa
    on April 12, 2021 at 12:00 am

    On 21st April, 2021 an amendment to the Bee Diseases and Pests Control (England) Order 2006 and the Bee Diseases and Pests Control (Wales) (Amendment) Order […]

  • 2020 Hive Count
    on March 29, 2021 at 12:00 am

    More than 10,000 beekeepers, a record number, updated their details on BeeBase during this year's hive count. There are currently more than 44,000 beekeepers […]

  • How can training and information sources for beekeepers and bee farmers be improved? Have your say by taking our survey.
    on March 24, 2021 at 12:00 am

    Defra and the Welsh Government want to ensure that beekeepers and bee farmers have access to training and information that can help them implement effective […]

  • Bee Base Issues - eLearning & personal beekeeping records (resolved)
    on March 9, 2021 at 12:00 am

    We are aware of some issues in the following areas of BeeBase. eLearning (Fixed on 15th March 2021) Entering of personal beekeeping records¬† - (Update 25th […]

  • BeeBase Downtime
    on February 1, 2021 at 12:00 am

    Due to planned maintenance of our servers, BeeBase will be unavailable between 09:00 and 13:00 on Tuesday 16th February 2021.Normal service will be resumed […]