Dorset Beekeepers Association

Allotment Apiary
To many beekeepers keeping bees on the allotment may seem like a good idea - but is it?

Advantages of an allotment apiary.
Disadvantages of an allotment apiary. Other considerations.
There are many factors to consider when placing hives on an allotment.
Many of these factors apply to all apiary sites.
Your local allotment may also require the following:
The BBKA offer a pdf leaflet on allotment beekeeping. .