FBKA

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Spring Convention 2017

Programme

The Morning Session

9.30 am

Reception and Coffee

9.55 am

Welcome address and

brief introduction to the Convention

by our chairman Mr Anthony Davies

10.00 am

Simon Rees

Some myths in beekeeping

11.15 am

Dick Smith

Swarming

12.30 pm

Lunch

The Afternoon Session

2.00 pm

Lorraine Priestley

Encaustic Painting, also known as hot wax painting and wax modelling.
Lorraine’s workshop will be held in the adjoining room.

2.00 pm

Stewart Beattie
Keeping bees using the Rose Hive

3.15 pm

Simon Reese

Honeybee orientation and communication

4.30 pm


Our chairman’s Closing Address

Followed by

refreshments and informal chat