BBKA News Archive Magazines

BBKA Forum

Beekeeping Organisations

National Diploma in Beekeeping (NDB)

Welsh, Scottish and Ulster BBKA equivalents (WBKA, SBKA, UBKA)

Bee Farmers' Association (BFA)

In Europe Confederation of National Beekeeping Associations (CONBA)

The Central Association of Beekeepers (CABK)

Government groups

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA)

National Bee Unit (NBU)

Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA)

Regional Bee Inspectors (RBIs)

Seasonal Bee Inspectors (SBI)

BeeBase - an initiative by NBU

Bee Health Advisory Forum - minutes available from previous meetings

The Chemicals Regulation Division (CRD)

Health and Safety Executive (HSE)

Wildlife Incident Investigation Scheme (WIIS) - pesticide poisoning

The Veterinary Medicines Directorate (VMD)

The Institute of Arable Crop Research (IACR) at Rothamsted

Other groups

Bee Improvement and Bee Breeders' Association (BIBBA)

International Bee Research Association (IBRA)

British Honey Importers and Packers Association (BHIPA)

The Royal Agricultural Society of England (RASE)

Pesticide sprayer alerts - sign-ups for beekeepers