Program Coordinator - Apiculture Resource Access
Are you a talented project manager with excellent communication skills and an interest in helping the honey bee industry?
In this newly created role, you will make a real difference to beekeepers in NSW by coordinating and facilitating access to public land for apiculture (beekeeping). You will coordinate implementation of the recently announced NSW Government policy framework for apiary sites on public land and manage a support desk for beekeepers applying for apiary site permits.
You will be part of a team that is passionate about agriculture and committed to the sustainable growth of the honey bee industry. The NSW DPI team provides education, training, industry development, research, biosecurity and regulatory services to beekeepers across NSW.
In this issue...
- New Biosecurity Act of 2016
- November Event – Q&A and Honey Judging
- December Event – Christmas BBQ – 13 December 2017
- October Club Event – DHA levels in Leptospermum - Summary
- Are You Swarm Ready?
- Beekeeper Training Available
- 2017 Quick Reference to key position holder’s contacts
- Club Shop
- What’s in Stock in the Shop?
- Calendar - 2017
- Calendar – 2018/19
Announcing the winner of the latest ABA contest: a set of A Beginner's Guide to Beekeeping DVDs, worth $35, courtesy of Arthur Garske.
Jim Stonier correctly named the date of the ABA Inner West Beekeepers' Field Day as October 28. Congratulations, Jim! We'll be sending out the DVD pack shortly.
Now, why not try YOUR luck with our next contest?