Friday 4th August


Time Topic
08:00 Breakfast
08:00 Registration Room 13

 


Beginner

Time Topic Lecturer
09:00-09:45 The Beekeeping Year Willie O'Bryne
 
10:00-10:45 Where to from here? Paul O'Brien
 
10:45-11:15 Tea/Coffee Break
 
11:30-12:30 Main Hall closing ceremony and presentation of awards
 
12:30 Lunch & Departure

 


Intermediate

Time Topic Lecturer
09:00-09:45 The All Ireland Pollinator Plan Mary Montaut
 
10:00-10:45 IPM and Varroa Treatments Eleanor Attridge
 
10:45-11:15 Tea/Coffee Break
 
11:30-12:30 Main Hall closing ceremony and presentation of awards
 
12:30 Lunch & Departure

 


Senior

Time Topic Lecturer
09:00-09:45 Bee Communication John Hendrie
 
10:00-10:45 Hygienic behaviour of the beekeeper as way of controlling disease E. Mac Giolla Códa
 
10:45-11.15 Tea/Coffee Break
 
11:30-12:30 Main Hall closing ceremony and presentation of awards
 
12:30 Lunch & Departure

 

 

Dont forget to book your place for Gormanston 2018! - the 72st Summer Course

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Social

News

Looking for honey labels and FIBKA lids?

For anyone looking to get the FIBKA jar lids or tamper proof labels for your honey, we have put together the following guidelines in how to apply for them. The document can be downloaded here


Gormanston 2017!

The provisional programme for Gormanston 2017 is now available.This years Gormanston will be taking place from 30th of July - 4th August! We have a series of great talks and workshops for all levels, from beginners to intermediate and senior. Check out the programme of events and book your place before places run out!

Please note that this may be subject to future changes so keep checking back to get the most up today information!


The 2017 National honey Show!

The schedule is now up for the 2017 National Honey Show! Click here for more information


Hedge cutting

If you wish to report hedge cutting out of season
Contact the people below
National Parks & Wildlife Service
7 Ely Place
Dublin 2
IRELAND D02 TW98
For General Queries:
Tel: +353-1-888 3242
LoCall 1890 383 000 (within Republic of Ireland only - rates charged for the use of 1890 numbers may vary among different service providers)
Fax: +353-1-888 3272
E-mail: nature.conservation@ahg.gov.ie
Web: www.npws.ie


Disease Sampling Form

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


Got something to say!?

We are looking for people to submit articles on beekeeping or anything related to it, on a once off or a regular basis. If you think you could put pen to paper, then please email the Beachaire Manager, Dermot O'Flaherty at  manager.beachaire@irishbeekeeping.ie