The East of Scotland Beekeepers Association is a local organisation open to all beekeepers but especially to those in the Tayside area. It provides a meeting point for beekeepers to discuss their craft as well as having a presence at local shows. 

The Association exists to support bees and beekeepers, to improve standards of beekeeping and to provide a source of information about bees to the general public and interested orgaisations.

As part of the beekeeping year the E.S.B.A. organise the following for their members:

- Evening lecture series over the winter.
- Beginners & improvers classes in Spring.
- Summer apiary demonstrations.
- Mentoring of beginners.
- Access to the Associations library.

If you are interested in becoming a beekeeper please e-mail the secretary at the address below or contact any member of the Association for further details. We would be delighted to hear from you.



President - Derek Uchman
Vice President -  
Secretary - Colin Smith
Treasurer - Stan Franklin
Flower Show Convenor - Gavin Ramsay

February + March 2017
Beginners' Classes
Contact Prof. Bill Hunter


Monday 03 October at 7.30pm
What motivates the bee to act like it does
Margaret Thomas

Monday 07 November at 7.30pm
Profiling of propolis
Dr David Watson

Next committee meeting - 18 October 2016

E.S.B.A. Centenary celebrations thanks to our hosts Barrie and Olwyn Jack at Duntrune House.
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