10th -16th September 2018
Sunday 7th October 2018
SOUTH DEVON CONVENTION
Sunday 4 November 2018
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
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.
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