Scottish Smallholder Festival 2019 Saturday 26th October 2019 Scottish Smallholder Festival 2019 Venue: The Forfar Mart ESBA will have a stand at this event which proved very popular last year. There is much to enjoy at this festival for all the family.
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The Syllabus includes details and dates for the following:
Committee Meeting Dates
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 03 FEB Winter Lecture, "Future Threats to Honeybees in Scotland", presented by Mairi Carnegie (SASA) 11 FEB Beginners' Class (First of Four in 2020) 25 FEB Beginners' Class 02 MAR Annual General Meeting 10 MAR Beginners' Class 16 MAR Winter Lecture, "Honey Show Preparation", presented by Andy Anderson 24 MAR Beginners' Class (Last of Four for 2020)