|Thursday 12th September|
Answering the big bee questions….Apiarist Roy Frisby-Smith
Why are honey bees and other pollinators important?
What can we do as gardeners to help them?
Roy has kept bees for 26 years and is a past president of the Beekeepers’ Society SA (BSSA). At one stage he had up to 100 hives and used his bees to pollinate a whole range of fruit trees as well as canola crops. He has a fascinting story to tell.
Location: Goodman building lecture theatre – Hackney Road
Time: 7.15pm for 7.30pm start
$3 on the door – includes a light supper
Don’t forget a contribution to the trading table (cuttings etc) if you are a member of the SAMGS