Welcome to the Yorkshire Beekeepers Association (YBKA) website,
The YBKA is affiliated to The British Beekeepers Association (BBKA) and has around 1641 members and is made up of 22 affiliated district associations.
The YBKA is governed by a Council consisting of elected members and officers. Member Associations are encouraged to contribute their views as to the future role and development of the YBKA.
We organise and run a successful Annual Convention with leading speakers and trade stands.The YBKA publishes and distributes The YBKA e-NEWS LETTER each month as part of our mission to keep you informed If you would like any further information about the YBKA, email the secretary .
This year the YBKA was back in its ‘own home’ the Normanby Pavilion; as the building of the new YAS Hives and Honey Pavilion had been completed in time for the Great Yorkshire […]
Great Yorkshire Show 2014
The Yorkshire beekeepers’ pavilion at the Great Yorkshire Show ground was a buzz of activity, with a constant stream of curious visitors making their way through the displays, stalls and demonstrations […]
One of the best things to come out of this relative mild winter we have just come through is the fact that not many of us have lost colonies this year. Nearly every beekeeper […]
by Roger Chappel & Len Mutton
We are now approaching the end of the active year.All the honey supers will have been removed, except for those containing heather honey which may take another week or […]