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One very successful venture that the Dorset Beekeepers have done is the publication of the Honeycraft magazine. Until recently this was done as a printed copy but the decision was made to go over to a soft copy which was emailed out to members.
It has now been decided that will go a stage further and place it on the web site - so here are the copies for which we have a p.d.f. version.Each issue opens in a new tab or downloads to your download directory.

July 2022 which contains:
Message from the chair. Report from the bee inspector.
A Queen rearing course. Reports from the branches
Gillingham and Shaftesbury Show.
April 2022 which contains:
Message from the new chair. Report of the AGM
BBKA course details Reports from the branches
April 2021which contains:
Verges - pollinator landscaping A tale of two cut-outs
BBKA module exams Shakespeare and bees
BBKA Spring Convention Who is who

January 2021which contains:
Weighing a Hive Honey Adulteration
Videos, lectures and books Reports from the divisions
January 2020 which contains:
Inspector's report Asian Hornet Update
More Beekeeping Videos Bees in a Tithe Barn
Bees in Literature Foulbrood Table
October 2019 which contains:
Inspector's report Asian Hornet Update
Winter Courses Bee Health Day
Apimondia Beekeeping Videos
Oxalic Acid Assessment Dorset Dates
April 2019 which contains:
Inspector's report 2019 AGM report
A Journey Into The Healing Hive Building a Bee Library
Sustainability Bees & Queens for all Sarah Moore's Thoughts
A Traveller's Tales Asian Hornet
January 2019 which contains:
Dorset BKA Council Report South West Beekeepers Forum
Pheromone Communication Building a Bee Library
Dorset Convention report National Honey Show
Apimondia Chris Slade Blog
September 2018 which contains:
Bee Inspector's report Dorset Convention report
South West Beekeepers' Forum Show Reports
Shook Swarm ? Winter and Spring Courses