Stroud Beekeepers' Association

Welcome to Stroud Beekeepers

SBKA - Supporting Beekeeping in the Five Valleys

Beginners Course

Join our Beginners Course
There are still places left on our Beginners Beekeeping Course. Find more details here. The course covers theory and practical beekeeping skills. Places are limited so don't delay, sign up here.

SBKA supports beekeepers in the Stroud area. Whether you are an experienced beekeeper, a novice or a junior, SBKA offers activities to suit your needs.

In the winter we have Branch Meetings usually at St Dominic's School. In the summer our activities are centred at our well equiped Apiary in South Woodchester.

Demonstration at Branch Apiary
Demonstration at Branch Apiary

SBKA runs a range of  training courses for beekeepers.

Joining Stroud Beekeepers' Association gives you:

  • Contact with other local beekeepers
  • Involvement in training activities run by SBKA
  • Access to expert training and advice at the branch apiary
  • Free insurance for up to three hives
  • Membership of the British Beekeepers' Association (BBKA) , which includes BBKA Monthly News
  • Membership of the Gloucestershire Beekeepers' Association (GBKA), which includes GBKA newsletter

More details are on the Membership page

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