Queens on a plane: How COVID-19 challenges Nova Scotia's bee industry - The Weather Network

"New queens often need to be flown in from warmer climes, a logistical necessity challenged by the COVID-19 pandemic. It's 10 p.m. on a Thursday night and beekeeper Alex Crouse is at the Halifax Stanfield International Airport to pick up his queens. ...."

Read more here: The Weather Network

The Association's apiary in North Shropshire


The Association maintains an apiary at an organic farm in North Shropshire. We hold regular meetings at the apiary during the summer, where members old and new can gain experience in handling bees.

Our Vision

visionWe encourage and develop
the art and science of bee keeping

visionWe strive to educate
Through group meetings, practical out apiary events and educational support 


The North Shropshire Beekeepers' Association - to encourage and develop the art and science of bee keeping