Wanting to Join the East of Scotland Beekeepers Association?
If you are interested in joining the E.S.B.A. and/or becoming a beekeeper please e-mail the secretary (email hyperlink for the secretary is at the top of this page) Or complete the form below: We would be delighted to hear from you.
2019 07 OCT Winter Lecture, "Queen Selection and introduction", presented by Margaret Thomas. 15 OCT ESBA Committee Meeting. 26 OCT Scottish Smallholder Festival at Forfar. 04 NOV Winter Lecture, "Queens versus workers, evolution and genetics of the honeybee", presented by Prof. Steven Hubbard. 02 DEC Winter Lecture, "My Method of Beekeeping", presented by Graeme Sharpe 2020 06 JAN Winter Lecture, "Adventures with Sweat Bees", presented by Sabine Crozier 14 JAN ESBA Committee Meeting 03 FEB Winter Lecture, "Future Threats to Honeybees in Scotland", presented by Mairi Carnegie (SASA) 12 FEB Beginners' Class (First of Four in 2020) 26 FEB Beginners' Class 02 MAR Annual General Meeting 11 MAR Beginners' Class 16 MAR Winter Lecture, "Honey Show Preparation", presented by Andy Anderson 25 MAR Beginners' Class (Last of Four for 2020) online 26 MAR ESBA Online Committee Meeting starting at 7:00 pm. 27 APR Web Event: Luis Molero, Lead Bee Inspector for Scotland, gives a presentation to ESBA members. 11 MAY Member's Online Presentatation: 'Swarm Control' 08 JUN Member's Online Presentation: 'Honey Extraction' & a talk about 'Post Swarm Control Procedures' 23 JUN ESBA Online Committee Meeting starting at 7:00 pm. 13 JUL Member's Online Presentation: "Taking Bees to the Heather". 04 AUG ESBA Online Committee Meeting starting at 7:00 pm. 10 AUG Member's Online Presentation: "Varroa: Recognise, Monitor & Treat Effectively". 22 AUG Heather Picnic CANCELLED due to Present Government Guidance on Coronavirus. 04 SEP Dundee Flower & Food Festival CANCELLED 05 SEP Dundee Flower & Food Festival CANCELLED 06 SEP Dundee Flower & Food Festival CANCELLED 14 SEP Member's Online Presentation: "Preparing for Winter and Feeding". 12 OCT Member's Online Meeting to discuss Equipment starting at 7:00 pm. 13 OCT ESBA Online Committee Meeting starting at 7:00 pm. 02 NOV Member's Online Presentation: "Wild Bees in Tayside" starting at 7:00 pm. 07 DEC Member's Online Meeting: "To Discuss the Best Sources of information available from Books and the internet" starting at 7:00 pm. 2021 11 JAN Member's Online Meeting/Presentation/Discussion: Subject TBC; starting at 7:00 pm. 12 JAN ESBA Online Committee Meeting starting at 7:00 pm.