SBA Convention 2019

This year’s Scottish Beekeepers’ Association Convention will be held in the Hallmark Hotel, Aberdeen on Satuday 14 September.   The full programme, and how to book tickets, can be found on the SBA website.

The speakers will be Dara Kilmartin (CFL) and Tony Harris (NDB).

Dara Kilmartin (CFL)

Dana Kilmartin

Dara Kilmartin is an Irish beekeeper and a consultant eye surgeon and retinal specialist.  He qualified as a Certified Federation Lecturer (CFL) awarded by FIBKA following exam lectures on bee stings and bee vision.  His lecture topics at the Convention will be:

– The Amazing world of Bee Vision; and
– Colony Nutrition.

Tony Harris (NDB)

Tony-450x600-aTony is a bee farmer from Morayshire, and the driving force behind the Healthy BEES (Bee Education in Scotland) Project.  Most of us know Tony, or have benefited from attending some of his courses.  Tony’s lecture topics at the Convention will be:

– Maximising your Honey Harvest; and
– Going to the Heather.

Beekeeping Quiz

On Friday, 13 September – the evening before the Convention – ADBKA will host a Beekeeping quiz at The Hallmark Hotel, starting at 7:30pm.

For more information about the speakers, the day’s programme, or to book tickets, please visit the SBA website.

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