Due to covid-19 Restrictions the 2020 AGM will be held online. Details will be communicated to members at a later date.
The Banner Beekeepers’ Association AGM will take place in Minogues Bar, Tulla, Co. Clare on Monday 16th of December, at 7:45pm sharp. Membership is now due for 2020 which includes affiliation to FIBKA, insurance for 2020 and 12 copies of An Beachaire (The Irish Beekeeper) posted to your door. Please have your membership application filled… Continue reading AGM
A lecture on Honey Production and Swarm Control will be give by Pat Curran on Thursday 21st of November at 7:45pm in the Parish Hall beside the Cathedral, Ennis. All welcome.
This years honey show is on Saturday 28th September at the Rowan Tree Cafe Bar, Harmony Row, Ennis, Co. Clare. Entries must be presented for judging to an officer of Banner Beekeepers before 9:00am on the morning of the show.
Our annual open day this year is on bank holiday Monday 3th of June at 12 pm in Michael Curran apiary in Clooney, Co. Clare. All are Welcome. On the day we will run workshops on swarm control, queen rearing in nucs, incubators and grafting. Also on the day Paul from Bee Supplies will be… Continue reading June Open Day
Beginners beekeeping course will commences in Kilrush on Thursday 28th of March at 6:15pm in the Further Education & Training Centre, Cooraclare Road, Kilrush, Co. Clare. Eircode V15 VX36. Contact Frank Benson on 086 8797225 for further details.
Wednesday the 6th of March at 6pm in University of Limerick, Schumann building room SG20, The course will run every Wednesday at same time for the next five weeks. (Dates 6/3/2019, 13/3/2019, 20/3/2019, 27/3/2019 and 3/4/2019) An alternative for West Clare will be run on Thursday the 21st of March at 6pm any one interested… Continue reading Beginners Beekeeping Course
Moss Guiry will give at lecture “Working with Nucs” in the Maria Assumpta parish hall Ennis, Co. Clare, Thursday 28th of February at 7:30pm
Michael Maunsell will give a lecture on improve you bees from records and evaluation this coming Thursday 7th of February at 7:30pm in Maria Assumpta parish hall Ennis, Co. Clare, (left hand side, beside the Cathedral) one not to be missed.
This Monday the 26th of November at 7:30pm Dr Mary Coffey will give a very informative lecture on the control of the pest and diseases of the honey bee in Minogues Bar in Tulla, Co. Clare. All welcome.