March's Open Meeting
Our next meeting is on Tuesday 26th March at the Wagon and Horses, Caythorpe, starting at 7.30pm, where the topic will be a summary of the recent Lincolnshire Beekeepers Association Annual General Meeting, then a talk on “First Season Inspection” a great insight into that first chance of the year to do a full inspection of your bees. A map is available here.
We have lots going on at Sleaford and welcome all levels of Beekeeper to come along and get involved, or just come along and get to know more about bees and beekeeping in a social environment.
Another Blue Ribbon Trophy for the Sleaford Honey Show
Sleaford Honey Show was held on Saturday 3rd November at the Caythorpe Village Hall. With 120 entries in 21 classes the Judge, Alan Woodward, was able to award us a Blue Ribbon.
Our Chairman performed his usual magic and won the trophy for most points and also best exhibit in show for a beautiful block of wax. New members also had considerable success with four trophies being won by new members. Full details are available the 2018 honey show page.