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Halifax and District Beekeepers Association

Please see below a number of links that you may find useful.

Yorkshire Beekeepers Association (YBKA)

The parent association for Yorkshire. They organise events (e.g. Spring Conference) and provide representation to BBKA.

British Beekeepers Association (BBKA)

The national association representing and supporting British beekeepers across the UK.

BeeBase. The Animal and Plant Health Agency's (APHA) National Bee Unit website.

Apiary registration, beekeeping support and disease information etc.

Gees Bees

Cragg Vale, West Yorkshire, HX7 5TB.

Your local Thorne Agent

Useful Links

Northern Bee Books

Scout Bottom Farm, Mytholmroyd, HX7 5JS

Publisher and supplier of a large range of bee books and publications.

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Limetree Apiaries

15 Lime Tree Avenue, Elland, West Yorkshire HX5 9BE

Beekeeping Equipment, Protective Clothing, and Joyce Jones Honey

Dave Cushman's Website

most comprehensive and authoritative beekeeping website

A great resource for DIY plans and general advice.

An Apiary Guide to Swarm Control by Wally Shaw, Welsh Beekeepers Association

For all you need to know about swarm control.

A Guide to Bringing up Bees in Your Own Backyard. An American perspective!

Some simple guidelines for keeping bees in your garden