2021 – 2022 Membership now open

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Welcome to our new Apiary

NFDBKA’S New Apiary has come on leaps and bounds this year. Thanks to lots of volunteers, we’re proud to have a brilliant apiary for all members to enjoy.

Latest News

New Forest Show 2022

What an amazing return to our highlight of the year, I only wish we could have some counting systen to know how many thousand people came into the tent this year. With lots of interactive activities for children (some adults had a go to) Candle rolling, frame making, along wioth the Observation hive which was…

Bees for Good

With the cost of living crisis hitting hard, local food banks are an important part of the communities we live in. With more and more people relying on food banks, NFDBKA has come up with a good idea to help make a difference.  ‘Bees for Good’ is a new initiative from NFDBKA to donate local…

New hire kit for the members

Introducing the NFDBKA Candle Kit in a Box!! Everything you need to make beeswax candles, you just need to supply the wick and the wax!! Five moulds, a double boiler and pouring jug, all the wicking needles, hints and tips, in a handy box ready for you to get stuck in. Get in touch to…

Introduction to beekeeping course

New Forest Beekeepers are running their succesful beginners course again in Spring 2023. 6 weeks in the Community Centre, Two hands on days in our own apiary and membership to all the association events and training days for the year.e ar ekeeping cost down, no icreas for foiur years now at £75 including associate membership…