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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

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

    Please find the latest Covid-19 beekeeping guidance. The update includes separate links to the current Public Health Guidance for England, Wales and […]

  • Asian hornet nest killed in the Gosport area of Hampshire
    on September 15, 2020 at 12:00 am

    An Asian hornet nest in an apple tree was killed near Gosport, Hampshire on Friday 11th September.  The nest was small, approximately 20cm in diameter and […]

  • Asian Hornet Week
    on September 11, 2020 at 12:00 am

    7-13 September is Asian Hornet WeekA new blog by the National Bee Unit on Asian Hornet has just been published herePlease report sightings using the ‘Asian […]

  • Asian hornet confirmed in the Gosport area of Hampshire
    on September 10, 2020 at 12:00 am

    Beekeepers and members of the public were today asked to remain vigilant after an Asian hornet was spotted in the Gosport area of Hampshire.Further information […]

  • Asian Hornet Week
    on September 9, 2020 at 12:00 am

    7-13 September is Asian Hornet WeekThe Welsh Beekeeping Association hosted a webinar by Frank Gellatly, the Regional Bee Inspector for Wales during Asian […]