Please find information below about joing Bristol Beekeepers. Please feel free to contact us to find out more about the benefits of joining, including talks, workshops and members only apiary sessions.
We also provide links to other beekeeping related resources, including keeping bees on allotments and other associations in and around Bristol.
New membership and Gift Aid forms now available for download. The renewal date is 1 November 2018.
Do not use old forms and do not renew until this date please.
Online payment would be appreciated and please complete the Gift Aid section if you are a taxpayer. There is a discount for prompt renewal and all new members.
Download - Membership Form
Download - Types of Membership and Costs Explained
Beekeeping Advisory Articles
Download - Adult bee disease
Download - Colony inspections
Download - Direct Payment Instructions
Download - Diseases, conditions and viruses
Download - Queen rearing
Download - Record keeping
Download - Winter Preps Part 1: Varroa
Download - Winter Preps Part 2: Comb Preservation
Website - The British Beekeepers Association
Website - Avon Beekeepers
Website - Somerset Beekeepers
Website - Gloucestershire Beekeepers
Website - North Cotswold Beekeepers
Website - Bee Base
Website - Asian Hornet Action Team
Download - Bees on Allotments Guide
Website - Bumble Bee Conservation Trust
Website - Guide to Bee Keeping - storing and selling honey
Website - Organic Gardening Resource Centre
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