The Devon County Agricultural Association is delighted to announce that the 125th Devon County Show will take place on
Friday 2nd, Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th July 2021.
Members and Branch Apiary Managers are invited to supply honey products for sale
The prestigious Honiton Show WILL take place this year.
To create more space and time for everyone it will be open for 2 days
Thursday 5th & Friday 6th August.
Closing dates for entries 15th September 2021
Have you discovered a neglected or abandoned hive – report it here
For information on Bees and swarms
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Queen Marking colours – The year 2021 will be WHITE.
The international agreed colour code for years ending with the following numbers is as follows:-
1 or 6 = WHITE: 2 or 7 = Yellow: 3 or 8 =Red:: 4 or 9 = Green:: 0 or 5 = Blue.
This can be remembered by the phrase
Why You Rear Good Bees