TIVERTON BEE HEALTH DAY
SATURDAY 13th JULY
HONITON AGRICULTURAL SHOW
Thursday 1st August 2019
Sponsored by Exeter and East Devon Beekeepers
THE JUDGE for HONEY, WAX and ART CLASSES : JACK MUMMERY – BBKA Senior Judge
JUDGE for COOKERY CLASSES: DAVID BEAZLEY Associate Lecturer, Exeter College
PRIZES : First £5.00, Second £3.00, Third £2.00 will be awarded except for classes 12, 19 and 26 for which special awards will be made.
POINTS are awarded in each class on the basis of First: 6, Second: 5, Third: 4, HC: 3.
RULES – Exhibits will be judged in accordance with the DBKA Show Rules
(www.eastdevonbk.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Rules.pdf) which are equivalent to the BBKA Show Rules (1994).
Open to ALL DBKA members.
THE BLUE RIBBON AWARD, offered by BBKA, will be awarded for the best exhibit in the Beekeeping Section of the Show, provided that there are more than 100 entries
PRIZE DISTRIBUTION will be at 4.00pm by David Robinson, Managing Director of Suttons Group and National Bee Supplies.
ENTRY FEE: 50p per class. No entry fee for Gift Class (21) & Bee Creative Class (26).
ENTRY FORMS & FEES APPRECIATED BY FRIDAY 26th JULY
PLEASE SEND TO:
Mike Walters, Little Tump, Lower Budleigh, East Budleigh EX9 7DL
OR VIA EMAIL TO:
firstname.lastname@example.org using the Competition Entry Form
Entries are not acknowledged & Labels are provided for your staging in the Bee Marquee.
LATE ENTRIES ACCEPTED in person 3-6pm on Wednesday 31st July,
& VERY LATEST by 9.00 am on Thursday 1st August, in the Bee Marquee
FOR INFORMATION ON BEES & SWARMS
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
- Entry Form
- Honey Sales Price list