Useful Links

Child Protection policy:
SBKA Child Protection Disclosure Form
SBKA Child Protection Policy

New starters:

Beekeeping Forums:

Good sources of information: (Lots and lots of useful info)
Hive plans: (Be careful what you click on –  there are lots of big ‘Download’ buttons that take you to affiliated PDF software….but you just want to plans, otherwise a good resource).
Beebase: (Essential information about bee diseases)
British Beekeers Association:
Yorkshire Beekeepers:

Suppliers – please note this list is just help you get started – there are dozens of other suppliers and SBKA recommends you shop around.  SBKA members can also join in a bulk purchase scheme which is run periodically according to demand. (Maisemore Apriaries – a big UK supplier of beekeeping equipment) (Thorne – another big UK supplier) (Suits – 15% discount for Sheffield members) (smokers. hive tools) (suits and smokers) (local joinery company based in Rotherham producing good value hives and components) “Hand crafted hives made in the Peak District using locally sourced materials.” (Father and son operation selling hives from the Scottish borders). (For cheap beekeeping suits). (For beekeeping suits)
Bradford Beekeepers online shop 5% discount for Sheffield members 5% discount for Sheffield members

Classified Ads:
Apitrader – “Apitrader is a FREE Ads website for beekeepers and associations, there are no fees or commissions”

Bee Miscellany:

Beautiful video of honey harvest [vimeo]
How to attract bees into your garden [garden buildings direct]


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