Welcome to the website of The North Kildare Beekeepers' Association.
NKBKA is affiliated to the Irish Beekeeper's Association CLG
We invite you to get in touch with us via the Contact page.
In 1961 the North Kildare Beekeepers’ Association was established with 8 members. In 1980 one of the founding members, Peter O’Reilly became Ireland’s first honey judge. The association has grown strongly over the years and is now one of the largest beekeeping associations in Ireland.
Association apiaries are located at i) The Curragh ii) Barnhall (Leixlip) and iii) opening summer 2019 at Russborough House
Members events are held on the 2nd Tuesday each month and the annual 8-week beekeeping course is held each Mar/Apr