Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th September 2012 10.00am - 5.00pm Admission charge: Adults £3.50, Children, Friends of the Garden, University staff and students free
The popular bee and pollination event returns with the Avon Beekeepers Association, Council allotments team, beer tasting, honey products, sculpture and a live hive.
Gardens and allotments are increasingly important habitats where insects can find nectar and pollen. This year’s theme focuses on vegetable growing and Bristol City Council’s Allotments Team will demonstrate a host of ideas for improving your efforts with their garden displays. The Avon Beekeepers Association will stage their annual Bristol Honey Festival, with displays of honey and bee products. A live hive will give visitors an insight into the workings of the honey-bee along with talks, displays and demonstrations on the importance and pleasure of keeping bees.
The event will feature:
Welcome to the Avon Organic Group blog.