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Forthcoming events:-

 

ASIAN HORNET WEEK

10th -16th September 2018


SOMERSET HONEY SHOW

Sunday 7th October 2018


SOUTH DEVON CONVENTION  
Sunday 4 November 2018


DEVON BEEKEEPERS’ DAY AND AGM

John De Carteret from Jersey Beekeepers and a leading member in their campaign to deal with the Asian Hornet
has agreed to be our guest speaker at this year’s DBD.
Book the date in your diary now!

Saturday 15th December 2018


ASIAN HORNET

Click here to go to the  Asian Hornet Action Team website 

Confirmed sighting of the Asian Hornet in Woolacombe, North Devon on 27th September 2017 plus unconfirmed but highly probable sighting in Plymouth around the same time.

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Queen Marking colours – The year 2018 will be RED
The international agreed colour code for years ending with the following numbers is as follows:-
1 or 6 = White: 2 or 7 = Yellow: 3 or 8 =Red:: 4 or 9 = Green:: 0 or 5 = Blue.

This can be remembered by the phrase Why You Rear Good Bees