Current Notices and Important Information
Celebrating the award of the NZOM to Frank Lindsay in March.
Instead of the usual monthly meeting on the 6th March 2024, the club is celebrating the award of the New Zealand Order of Merit to Frank Lindsay in the New Year Honours list.
Click here to learn more about the legend that is Frank and RSVP to the March meeting.
Tutin testing time
The WBA is once again organizing tutin testing for club members until the end of April. Honey samples will be dispatched to the lab in batches of ten for composite testing.
Cost $20 per sample. Sample jars are available from the Treasurer - John Burnet Ph: 04 232 7863 or 027 437 9062
Members are advised tutin testing is not compulsory unless you are selling or bartering your honey. For details go to https://www.mpi.govt.nz/food-business/honey-bee-products-processing-requirements/managing-tutin-contamination-in-honey/