Webinar invitation: Welsh Landscapes for Rare Bumblebees – Thursday 15th July 2021 at 10:30-12:00

Please see this Webinar information (Bilingual) to present the key findings of ‘Welsh Landscapes for Rare Bumblebees’.

The project focused on collating up-to-date records across Wales for seven rare and priority bumblebee species* and used this data to identify rare bumblebee hotspots across Wales, to analyse their preferred habitats and landscapes, to identify priority areas for further survey and conservation action, and to engage key stakeholders in their conservation

Beekeeping practical training videos for beginners

Presented by our Training and Education Officer, Jeremy Percy, these three short videos are designed to provide a simple introduction to Beekeeping. They are not intended to be all encompassing and should not be considered an alternative to practical learning.

They are based loosely on the PBKA training sessions that normally take place at the Association’s training apiary.

We hope you find them helpful.

  • Click on the link for Episode 1
  • Click on the link for Episode 2
  • Click on the link for Episode 3

N.B. For more beekeeping training opportunities, join the PBKA here!

Next ‘Improvers’ meeting – Sunday 4th July

The next meeting for Improvers (PBKA members only) at the Pembrokeshire Beekeeping Centre, Scolton Manor, will be on Sunday 4th July, commencing at 2pm.

(Note that the next meeting for Beginners, (PBKA members only) will be on Sunday 11th July at the Rhos apiary). Contact Jeremy for details.

N.B. In order to maintain social distancing, we will assemble outside the Honey Kitchen. Please ensure you bring a suitable face covering also. For further details on Covid regulations in Wales, please see this link.

So put a note in your diary and be sure to bring a brolly, in case of rain!