Auckland Bee Club Annual BBQ 2010

I went along to the Auckland Bee Clubs Christmas BBQ today, the weather today was great here in Auckland. It was a great day catching up with members and great to see some new members as well, there was also several events held including the Crazy Hat Competition that Rocky managed to win with a[…]Read More

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Auckland Bee Club Extraction Day

I couldn’t make it to the extraction day at the Bee Club today, I had to arrange a memorial plaque for my Grandmother who died a couple of weeks back (RIP Nanna). But Rocky (our roving reporter and star of YouTube videos) kindly let us publish his photos of the day. Thanks Rocky for letting[…]Read More

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AFB Recognition and DECA Exam

Today myself and Margaret did the American Foul Brood Recognition course and Exam that the Auckland Bee Club arranged. Thanks Guys for arranging the course. The course was very interesting and we learnt a lot about recognising most of the Bee diseases we have in New Zealand and some that we hope that we never[…]Read More

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Auckland Bee Club Meeting

Went along to the Auckland bee club today. Had a great time catching up with everyone. Today’s topics were:- Preparation for Harvest and methods of taking honey off Drone Layers Sugar Shake Demonstration Got some great ideas about a decapping tank and enjoyed Olivia’s talk about bee keeping without killing your back. I am going[…]Read More

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