A caffeine buzz gives bees flower power - Nature.com

"..Previous research suggests that bees tend to make repeated visits to a source of caffeine-laden nectar. But is that because the caffeine boosted the insects’ ability to remember a food-rich site? Or were the bees simply craving a buzz? ...."

Read more here: Nature.com

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