Books for sale


We currently have John Mc Mullans book for sale, Having Healthy Honeybees.

To order a copy, please contact Tom Shaw at sales@irishbeekeeping.ie. The book costs €15

having healthy honeybees

 

Equipment & Supplies


Alpack Limited
Unit 18
Three Rock Road
Sandyford Industrial Estate
Dublin 18
Tel: (01) 295 7137/295 7277
E-Mail: sales@alpack.ie
Web: www.alpack.ie

Mill Lane Beekeeping
Drumcroman
Drumshanbo
Co. Leitrim
Tel: 086 2403152 (M Hyland) : 086-8599833 (M McNutt)
E-Mail: onmilllane@yahoo.ie
Website: http://www.milllanebeekeeping.ie

Bee Supplies
69 Heather Road
Sandyford Industrial Estate
Dublin 18
Tel: Paul O'Sullivan: 086-1779900
E-mail: paul@beesupplies.ie
Web: www.beesupplies.ie

Dark Galtee Bees
Aoife Nic Giolla Coda
Glengarra Wood
before Burncourt
galteebees@gmail.com
087 6743030

 

 

Ben Harden Beekeeping Equipment
Ballinabanogue
The Rock
Arklow
Co. Wicklow
Tel: (0402) 24878
E-mail: orders@benhardenbeekeeping.com
Web: www.benhardenbeekeeping.com

Donegal Bees
Glencolmcille
Co Donegal
Tel: Thomas Ellis on 087-2059296
E-mail: thomas@donegalbees.ie
Web: http://www.donegalbees.ie

 

Robert Flynn
The Square
Castlerea
Co. Roscommon
Tel: (094) 962 0028

Irish Bee Supplies
Funshog
Ardee
Co Louth
Tel: 041-6857033
E-mail: jcar785851@aol.com
Web: http://www.irishbeesupplies.com

Mac Eoin Honey Farms
Creagh
Baltimore
Co. Cork
Tel: (028) 21779
E-mail: info@maceoinhoney.com
Web: http://www.maceoinhoney.com

 

Dingle Beekeeping Supplies
Ballyluskey
Ballydavid
Tralee
Co. Kerry
Tel: 087 775 2807
E-mail: irishbeehives@gmail.com
Web: http://www.irishbeehives.com

The Packaging Centre Ltd.
Packaging Industries
Fox & Geese House
Naas Road
Dublin 22
Tel: (01) 450 875
E-Mail: sales@thepackagingcentre.ie
Web: http://www.thepackagingcentre.ie

Advance Science
204 Business Innovation Center,
NUI Galway
Phone: +353 (0) 91 394 459
E-Mail: jean@advancescience.com
Web: http://www.advancescience.com


 

 

Coolmore Bees
Carrigaline
Co.Cork
Ireland
Phone:(086) 231-7229
Email: mnewenham@coolmorebees.com
Web: http://www.coolmorebees.com

 

 

 

The Native Irish Honey Bee Society
E-Mail: nihbs.secretary@gmail.com
Dympna Summerville
3 Limefield
Clonminch
Tullamore
Co. Offaly
Web: http://nihbs.org/

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Irish Buckfast Queens
Brian Ambery
Snee Carna
Coolarny
Ballymote
Co Sligo
E-Mail: jamesambery@rocketmail.com
Web: http://www.irishbuckfast.com/

 

 

The Beekeepers Shop
Ger Hyland
Shunagh Parke
Castlebar
Co Mayo
Phone: +353 (0) 94 90 67705 / 085 7614442
E-Mail: thebeekeepershop@gmail.com
Web: http://www.thebeekeepershop.ie/

Maisemore Apiaries
Old Road
Maisemore
Gloucester
GL2 8HT
Tel: 01452 700289
E-mail: sales@bees-online.co.uk
Web: http://www.bees-online.co.uk

 
 

Paynes Southdown Bee Farms Ltd
Bentley Cottage
Wickham Hill
Hassocks
West Sussex
BN6 9NP
UK
Phone: (0044) 01273 843388
E-Mail: mark@paynes-beefarm.com
Web: http://www.paynesbeefarm.co.uk

 

 

Mann Lake UK
The Pack House
Highland Court Farm
Coldharbour Lane
Bridge, Canterbury
Kent
CT4 5HN
Phone Number: (0044) 01227 833807
E-Mail: mail@bee-equipment.co.uk
Web: http://www.mannlake.co.uk/

Brunel Microscopes Ltd
Unit 2, Vincients Road
Bumpers Farm Industrial Estate
Chippenham
Wiltshire SN14 6NQ U.K
http://www.brunelmicroscopes.co.uk/beekeeping.html
E-mail: mail@brunelmicroscopes.co.uk

 

 

E. H. Thorne (Beehives) Ltd.
Beehive Works
Wragby
Lincs. LN8 5LA
Tel: 01673 858555
E-mail: sales@thorne.co.uk
Web: http://www.thorne.co.uk

 

B J Sherriff
Carclew Rd
Mylor
Falmouth
Cornwall TR11 5UN
Tel: (0044) 01872 863304
E-Mail: mail@sherriffs.info
Web: http://www.beesuits.com

 

BB Wear
Unit NP1
Rosedene Farm
Threemilestone
Truro
Cornwall
TR4 9AN
(0044) 01872 562731
E-Mail: shop@bbwear.co.uk
Web: www.bbwear.co.uk

C. Wynne Jones
Ty Brith
Pentrecelyn
Ruthin
Denbighshire
LL15 2SR
Tel: 01978 790279
E-mail: jones@tybrith.fsnet.co.uk
Web: www.beesupplies.co.uk

Northern Bee Books
Scout Bottom Farm
Mytholmroyd
Hebden Bridge HX7 5JS (UK)
Tel: (0044) 01422 882751
E-Mail: jerry@northernbeebooks.co.uk
Web: http://www.northernbeebooks.co.uk
View The Beekeepers Quarterly at: http://bkqonline.co.uk

 

 

 

 

 

 

Enolapi Srl (Candipollen)
69/A Via Torricelli Evangelista
Verona
VR 37136
Italy
Web: http://www.enolapi.it/

 

 

Carl Fritz Imkertechnik
GmbH & Co. KG
Immenweg 1
D-97638 Mellrichstadt
Telefon: +49 (0) 9776 81150
Telefax: +49 (0) 9776 7126
E-Mail: info@carl-fritz.de
Web: http://shop.carl-fritz.de/index.php

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Social

News

Co. Waterford beginners course

Co. Waterford BKA will be holding their classes for beginners starting Tuesday 21st February at Coláiste Cathal Naofa. For more information and outline of course, click here


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


Trees for bees

**ALL TREES ARE NOW ALLOCATED** Those of you who ordered tree saplings should have already received a confirmation email by now, if not, contact Eamon at his email address


Well Done Ryan!

A Junior member of the Lake County BKA, Ryan Nea, has made it to the All Ireland Science competition and came 2nd in his college with a device which alerts beekeepers when a hive is about to swarm.......Story and picture of the young chap is the LCBKA facebook page


Gorey BKA Beginners Course

Gorey BKA Beginners Course, run by Ben Harden NBD, starts on Tuesday 4th April and continues for 4 more Tuesdays, followed by practicals in the association apiary. Venue: The Teagasc Centre, Fort Road, Gorey. Time: 8pm. Duration: approx 1hr. Bee suits are available for the practicals if required. For further details contact the secretary Aine Roche at secretary.goreybeekeepers@gmail.com


Connemara BKA Beginners Course

The Connemara Beekeepers Association are holding their beginners course in beekeeping. The course will be run in the GRETB (VEC) building in Oughterard. It start on Tuesday, 21st Feb, at 7:30pm. for more info, or bookings, please contact Ken Figgis, our education officer. Email kfiggis@hotmail.com or phone 095 41092


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!


Kilkenny Beginners Course!

It will run for the 4 Wednesday nights (15 Feb, 22 Feb, 1st March, 8 March) from 7.30 to 9.00 covering topics such as
Beekeeping Equipment, The occupants of the hive, The beekeeping year, honey harvesting and planting for bees and pollinators.

This will be followed a number of practical sessions during the rest of the year at our own Apiary and at other Apiaries where you will get first hand experience with colonies of Bees

Contact Jer Keohane jkeohane@iece.ie for further details