The Asian Hornet has been discovered twice now in the country, with this devastating predator finding its way into our apiaries it is vitally important that we beekeepers know how to recognise and what to do about it.
The Asian Hornet Problem
Hear first-hand experience of discovering an Asian hornet from Martyn Hocking at an open meeting in Harberton Parish Hall.
Full details are:
Our guest speaker will be Martyn Hocking from Woolacombe,
who will be talking about his experience of finding Asian Hornets in his apiary.
After which, there will be a discussion about a range of issues that have arisen.
2.00pm - 5.00pm on Saturday, 20th January, 2018
in Harberton Parish Hall, Harberton, Totnes, TQ9 7SD
Beekeepers from Devon, Cornwall, Dorset and Somerset have been invited.
Ample parking is available, though to help reduce numbers of cars, if possible, please share lifts.
Tea and Cakes
If possible, please contact Jill & Ken Beagley if you would like to attend.