Reading Beekeepers (RBKA) is a friendly group of beekeepers all interested in the promotion and preservation of the Honey Bee. The information you will find has been designed to encourage the practice of good beekeeping and explain some of the activities the association has planned.
Want to know more or thinking of becoming a beekeeper? Look at 'Calendar' link to come and find out more or look at the 'Courses' available, in all cases contact our Secretary. You are invited to come along and meet us. We're a friendly bunch and we'll make you very welcome - "A whole new world awaits you ".
Following the Annual Delegates Meeting of The British Beekeepers Association (the BBKA) earlier in January. Reading & District Beekeepers Association are now direct members of the BBKA. Your committee has been working on this following the dissolution of The Federation of Berkshire Beekeepers Associations as voted for by the majority* of the four component members early in 2016 at The Federation’s AGM.
Full Membership of the RBKA entitles you to the following:
* * * January Update * * *
Basic Assessment 2017
If you have had bees for more than a full year and wish to take your BBKA Basic Assessment then there will be a study group with practical sessions starting at the end of March.
This is a practical assessment and the Basic Assessment is a required for you to take any of the further BBKA assessments/modules.
Please contact Jenny Morgan RBKA Education Secretary email email@example.com
Our Summer Apiary meeting with everyone learning and getting close to the hives and bees :
'Have the aliens arrived'