Welcome to the Welsh Beekeepers’ Association (WBKA) website, we hope you find your visit enjoyable and informative.

We are the Welsh National Beekeeping Association to which the nineteen local Associations within Wales are affiliated. You could, perhaps, see us as a honey bee, the head being the voice of beekeeping in Wales, the thorax being the hub of information and the abdomen the catalyst for action.

Individual (Direct) Membership of the WBKA is possible, but most of the 1,650 membership are indirect members, in that they belong to one of the nineteen local independent beekeeping associations. An Application Form to become a member of the WBKA may be downloaded from the 'Information Station'. You can locate and find out more about your local association here .

A proportion of the fee paid by a member of an association goes towards the operating costs of the WBKA and also to providing third party and product liability insurance negotiated by the WBKA on behalf of its members.

Hive Locator

It seems that most days we hear a new tale of woe concerning the poor honeybee. We hear of mite attacks, diseases and colony collapse, but local beekeepers are helping the bees fight back. Through the management of bee colonies, treatment of disease and maintenance of the beehives, colony numbers are steadily increasing. A new […]

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Irish Summer School

The Federation of Irish Beekeepers’ Associations Summer School Guest Speaker : Thomas Dyer Seeley Sunday 27th July 2014 to Friday 1st August 2014 cause and effect essays Franciscan College, Gormanston, County Meath

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The BIBBA 50th Anniversary Conference

BIBBA 50th Anniversary Conference combined with the SICAMM Biennial Conference writing services Dates for your diary: BIBBA (Bee Improvement and Bee Breeders’ Association) is pleased to announce its 50th Anniversary Conference in collaboration with SICAMM (Societas Internationalis pro Conservatione Apis Melliferae Melliferae) its European partner. The Conference, hosted by South Clwyd BKA, is open to […]

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Natural Resource Management Bulletin

Examination Entry Form

An 'Examination Entry Form' may be downloaded as a PDF from the 'Information Station / General Information' on this website. article rewriting service zp8497586rq

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The WBKA has acquired an insurance policy that offers insurance cover to officers, individual members, affiliated associations and their members. As a member of the WBKA you are provided with insuran…

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