Market Rasen District – Beginning Beekeeping Course. 

Market Rasen District is offering a Beginning Beekeeping course for the 10th year with 2 experienced tutors

Start date Sunday 3rd May 2020 at 9am.

This is an integrated theory and practical course of 6 sessions on Sunday mornings and Monday evenings.

Protective clothing supplied.
Venue: District workshop and apiary in Legsby near Market Rasen.

Fee: £70 for adults,. £35 for children under 18 or anyone in full-time education. Pay full fee on application or deposit of £20 with Full fee payable by 1st April 202

Application form available here.

Further details from course tutor, Celia Smith email: or tel 07527 600698.
Please note numbers are limited in order to give course participants the best experience around a hive.

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Membership fees will remain the same in 2020.

There will be no increase in membership fees for 2020, (unless your district fee changes).  A breakdown of where you money goes is show on our membership breakdown page.  (No promises, but LBKA is looking into individual members being able to renew online, no paper form.)

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Lincolnshire Beekeepers Associations wins TWO trophies at the County Show.  

The Gamekeeper Cup for best stand in the Countryside Area and also The Witham Group Cup for runner up best stand in the showground (over 600 stands).  A new report available with photos

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