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

    on April 9, 2020 at 12:00 am

    Scottish beekeepers; please read the attached information note from Scottish Government.DIAGNOSTIC SERVICES PROVIDED BY SASA DURING COVID-19 CRISIS

  • COVID-19 and Beekeeping update
    on April 3, 2020 at 12:00 am

    Please find updated Covid-19 beekeeping guidance with official logos for England, Wales and Scotland.  The updated guidance has an amended paragraph which […]

  • COVID-19 and Beekeeping
    on March 25, 2020 at 12:00 am

    Please see the below guidance from the bee health policy teams in England, Wales and Scotland regarding beekeeping during the COVID-19 […]

  • Seasonal Bee Inspector (SBI) Vacancies
    on February 24, 2020 at 12:00 am

    The National Bee Unit currently has a number of Seasonal Bee Inspector (SBI) vacancies advertised in the following areas. If you are interested in applying for […]

  • Smarter Rules for Safer Food - Official Controls Regulation
    on February 17, 2020 at 12:00 am

    DO YOU IMPORT BEES FROM OUTSIDE THE EU? If so, please read the below factsheet on what you need to do to prepare. The new Official Controls Regulation (OCR) […]