Supplies and Loan Equipment

Beekeeping supplies, books, and free loan equipment for ADBKA members across the North East

Syrup, fondant and jars

The Association no longer supplies syrup, fondant and jars.  However, Erling might be able to help out.

Erling Watt 07429 454572
Longside AB42 4XQ

The Association Facebook page occasionally lists invitations to join bulk purchases by individual members, or contact one of our former suppliers, Wyfield Apiary, for fondant, syrup and pollen. Tel No 07791 526 383

Loan Equipment

  • Universal lightweight 9-frame radial extractor; heated uncapping tray; electric uncapping knife; heather honey press

From Ken Church, Drumoak, AB31 5EL
M: 07410 451542, E:

  • Wax melter and separate insert

From Jenny Lewis, Aboyne, AB34 5FB
M: 07772 186654, E:

  • Honey extractors; mini-melters; heather honey press; wax extractor; wax foundation press.

Contact: Sandy Gordon 01224 484540 Danestone AB22 8AJ

  • Heated uncapping tray; electric uncapping knife; heather honey press; wax melter; Unimel stainless steel 3-frame tangential extractor.

From: Erling Watt 07429 454572 (more details above)

  • Refractometer

Contact: David Morland, 07768 244420
Udny AB41 6QX


Ian Forbes and John Beedie Memorial Library

Thorne’s local agent

  • Bee Cabin, Bridge Cottage, Dess, Aboyne AB34