Practical Demonstration, Ballon.

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20150616_201145The formation of a queen cell.
20150616_194832A swarm of bees found not far from its parent hive.
20150616_195400_resizedOnce the queen is in, the workers will follow.
Special thanks to Mary Jordan for the excellent shots!
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Taste of Carlow Food and Craft Fair 2014

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A great day all round was had at the Taste of Carlow Food and Craft Fair 2014. Large crowds descended on C.B.A’s stall for the chance to spot a queen bee in action, and a jar of local honey. The word was well and truly spread about Carlow Beekeepers Association; we even had a quick television interview with Irish TV!