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What we do
SBKA supports, promotes and teaches
beekeeping in the Stroud area. Whether you have bees,
are thinking of keeping bees, young or old, we offer activities and training
that will suit your needs.
In the winter we have Branch Meetings, usually at St Dominic's School. In the summer our activities are centred at our well equipped Apiary in South Woodchester.
SBKA runs a range of training courses for beekeepers.
Joining Stroud Beekeepers' Association gives you:
Contact with other local beekeepers
Involvement in training activities run by SBKA
Access to expert training & advice at the branch apiary
Free insurance for up to three hives
Membership of the British Beekeepers' Association
(BBKA), which includes BBKA Monthly News
Membership of the Gloucestershire Beekeepers'
More details are on the Membership page.
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The SBKA newsletter is here.
Marin Anastasov will give a talk on The mind of the honeybee on Tuseday 26 November @ 7pm
BuzzClub are having an event on Using Beeswax on Saturday 7 December. More details here.
Equipment and bees for sale
If you would like to sell stuff or you are looking for bees or kit, visit our Sales / Wanted / Exchange page.
Comments or suggestions for the website contact John Willoughby