Executive Council Members


 

Alan Brady
Shanakiel House
Drumnagran
Tullyvin
Co.Cavan
086-8127920
ulster@irishbeekeeping.ie

 

Mr Jim Ryan
"Innisfail"
Kickham Street
Thurles
Co Tipperary
Tel: 0504-22228 & 087-9718494
E-mail:jimbee1@eircom.net

Mr John Donoghue
Bunnagappa
Walsh Island
Geashill
Co Offaly
Tel: 057-8649579 & 086-8290119
E-mail:beesandwood@gmail.com

Mr Sean Byrne
53 Moorefield Park
Newbridge
Co Kildare
Tel: H: 045 432048,  M087 8980204
E-mail: leinster@irishbeekeeping.ie
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Mr Liam Rice
Ballinlegane
Ballynoe
Mallow
Co Cork
Tel No 058-59251/086-1597881
E-mail:liamandkittyrice@gmail.com

 

Mr Ben Harden
Ballinabanogue
The Rock
Arklow
Co Wicklow
Tel: 0402-24878 & 086-8807651
E-mail:benharden@ireland.com

 

Eamon Tubman
A
B
Co. Leitrim
Phone 086 3217693
Email connaught@irishbeekeeping.ie

 

Michael Gleeson
Ballinakill
Enfield
Co.Meath
Phone 0876879584
Email gormanston@irishbeekeeping.ie

 

Thomas Quigley
Santcoire
Lotamore Glanmire
Co.Cork
Ph 021 4357730   m 087 9621018
Email; munster@irishbeekeeping.ie

 

 

 

If you wish to find out the Allocation of Associations to Executive Council Members, please click here

 

 

 

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Co. Limerick BKA beginners course

Co. Limerick BKA will be holding a beginners course in Mungret GAA Club on April 8th, 9am to 3pm and April 15th, 9am to 4pm.

Weather permitting, apiary practical demonstrations will take place on April 24th, May 2nd, 8th , 15th, 22nd.

Preliminary written exam takes place on May 27th with the practical after this.

June 5th evening practical class

Intermediate class of 2017 have agreed to mentor beginners.

Please email Donal Cooper, Education Officer with your name and details: donalf.cooper@gmail.com


Disease Sampling Form

Teagasc offers a Honeybee disease diagnostic service to beekeepers, more information available here


County Cork Beekeepers’ Association

International Seminar Series 2017
Fri. March 24th to Sunday 26th

Click here for more information


South Tipp Beginners' Course

South Tipp BKA are holding a beginners course in beekeeping starting Saturday 8th April. For more for information on registration and what will be covered, click here


Bee Research Project!

FIBKA are co operating with CIT to run a beehealth project to improve the genetic diversity of Irish honey bee stocks, funding needed either corporate or individual. Click here for more info!


All-Ireland Pollinator Plan

Great news! - The All-Ireland Pollinator Plan 2015-2020 is released this week. Click here for more info!


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