Association Equipment for Loan

Free for members

dedicated to beekeeping

The Apiary committee


The Apiary Committee is a team of enthusiastic and dedicated volunteers with a wide range of beekeeping knowledge built up over a collective 50 years of experience.

As well as teaching and supporting the new beekeepers at Hands On Beekeeping, they meet throughout the year developing the apiary site and managing the colonies through the winter months.

Equipment Loan to Members

DSBA offers equipment to their members to borrow free of charge for their own use:

  • 3-frame manual extractor
  • 9-frame manual extractor
  • Kochstar wax melter
  • Heather Press and Smith Cutter


The equipment can be booked using the link where further information is available about the conditions of use.  Members need to be logged in to see the link: