PDBKA Photo Archive

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PDBKA’s Tasty Buzz stall

Acorn Bank Agust 2019

Calor Rural Community Fund

Thank you to Calor

Temple Sowerby Primary School

Bee Garden is Officially Open

Tebay Primary School Bee Day

Honey Tasting        Bee Friendly Flowers  Making Honey Drops

Patterdale Primary School Bee Day

 

 

 

 

Identifying Bee Friendly Flowers and making Bee Masks

Bolton Primary School

Looking at bees in the observation hive

1st Hive inspection 2019

A Training hive Inspection  

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Oxalic acid by Sublimation demonstration

Frame making to Christmas Music

 

Installing the Arnia monitoring system

Assembling the Scales

 

Placing the hive on the scales

Placing the sensors

 

Viewing the output from the scales via the internet

 

Honey Extraction

Uncapping the comb ready for the extractor

 

‘Waxing Lyrical’  Candlemaking workshop at ‘Moorlands Candles’

 

Kendal BKA members visit Acorn Bank Apiary

 

Alston Show

PDBKA stand at the Alston show

 

Larch Cottage Nursery Bee day

PDBKA Stand at Larch Cottage

 

Eden Food and Farming Festival

 

Open Apiary visit at Greystoke

 

Lowther Plant Fair

 

PDBKA visits Beaconside and Yanwath schools

 

Introductory course 2018

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Beginners on the Introductory Course learning how to deal with a swarm.

 

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BUT they all suddenly flew off.  Where did they go!!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

First inspection of 2018

 

 

 

 

 

Hornet trap making

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Making live hornet traps at the branch meeting on 25th March

 

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Chairman making live hornet traps at the branch meeting on 25th March

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Extension work appreciation

Richard Backhouse receives a gift for his work on building the extension to the storage shed.

 

Dennis chambers receives a gift for his work on building the extension to the storage shed.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Greystoke Church Christmas Pageant

Penrith Beekeepers bring a buzz to Greystoke Church.

A demonstration of the Oxalic acid vaporization method

PDBKA apiary managers demonstrating the vaporization method of oxalic acid treatment.

Frame making party

PDBKA members have fun assembling frames for the Summer season (3/12/17)

The Apiary shed extension

Apple Day at Acorn Bank (NT)

 

Northumberland Honey Company

Penrith Beekeepers and their friends enjoy the presentation and sampling the Sparkling Mead.

 

Food and Farming Festival

 

Westmorland Dales Arts and Crafts Fair

 

Larch Cottage Nurseries Bee Awareness Day

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Sally’s Open Apiary

 

Kirkoswald School Bee Awareness

 

Introduction to Beekeeping @ Greystoke

  

 

 BBKA Spring Convention

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The entrance to the BBKA Spring Convention

 

Marmalade Festival 19th March

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The PDBKA Stall at the Marmalade Festival

 

The annual Lunch at the Queens Head Inn

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Apple day at Acorn Bank 9th October 2016

 

 

Bee Awareness Day at Booths supermarket, Penrith.

TUDOR BANQUET

MAKING A SKEP

HONEY EXTRACTION

FAMILY FUN DAY

APIARY DEVELOPMENT

SCHOOL PROGRAMME BEGINS