Maldon Beekeepers Blog


Beekeeping Taster Workshops a hit

Two Beekeeping Taster Workshop have been a huge success with 18 would be Beekeepers trying it out, including handling live bees.

Students listening to talk on Kit and Costs involved with beekeeping over tea and cake.

A nervous youngster looking over Darren's shoulder.

Looking at a frame of bees with Apiary Manager, Darren.

Opening hive looking for a queen with apiarist Kate.

One of the younger Beekeepers, Amy, was nervous and not keen about handling bees, yet here she is holding a frame and smiling from ear to ear.

A frame full of bees

Labelling Jarred Honey

Tamper proof labels indicating membership of Dengie 100 & Maldon Beekeepers – shows support for the division as well as providing security that nothing has tampered with the honey in any way

Labelling of Divisional honey with all the required information on it that is needed under current regulations.  

Members honey showing membership of DMBKA as well as all the necessary legal information on the labels.