Beekeepers winding down once again for winter
Hopefully most beekeepers did not miss the boat of early nectar flow from heather, which was a welcome surprise, writes Willie O’Byrne
25 May 2022 Features
Busy season for beekeepers and buyer beware
Marking queens is a tool simply to make them easier to find during the season and this important job was delayed slightly by a cool breeze. Writes Willie O’Byrne.
13 April 2022 Features
Nuclei in beekeeping
Beekeeper Willie O’Byrne gives advice on bees that have made it through winter well, but also on the need for colonies behind in development to be sampled for disease.