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Asian Hornet Conference

BBKA will be hosting an Asian hornet conference at its National Beekeeping Centre, Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire, CV8 2LG from 10am to 4pm on Saturday 8th February.  Anne Rowberry, Vice Chair and Asian Hornet Co-ordinator, has arranged for keynote speakers and there will also be an opportunity to share best practice.  

Nigel Semmence, Sandra Gray (NBI) and Belinda Philipson (Defra Policy) will update the conference on the current position and also answer questions during the conference.  Steve Martin will be sharing his knowledge about Asian hornets and Xesus Feas will share his experience and research about the Asian hornets in Portugal.

Initially there will be an opportunity for two representatives from WSBKA to attend, but if requested more individuals may be able to attend.  So if you would like to participate send your name and email address to [email protected] to book a place as soon as possible. Please indicate you are a member of WSBKA.  Initially each Association can register two representatives but please apply and join the waiting list if you would like to attend.  A larger hall will be booked for the conference if numbers indicate it is required.   The event is free to members.