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Summer has all of us busy as…well…bees! With everyone going off on vacation we traditionally don’t have a meeting in August. Check back later for information about our summer picnic.
Bob Gibson will tell us how to enter our award winning bee products in the State Fair. It will be here before you know it! Bob has many years experience working with the State Fair. He will walk us through … Continue reading
Keith Tignor, our state apiarist, knows about pests – honeybee pests that is. And he will share his knowledge of how to handle them at our May meeting. Join us on Thursday May 11th to learn how to keep those … Continue reading
If you have ever attended a talk by Dr. Rick Fell, entomology professor from Virginia Tech you know that your brain will be full of new bee information by the end of the evening. Don’t miss this chance to hear … Continue reading
Do you worry about your bees when they leave home? Are you worried they might be getting into poison in someone else’s yard? You may want to consider planting more bee friendly plants in your yard to entice them to … Continue reading
We all hope our bees will grow and prosper this spring. RD Radford will explain how and why to make splits from your own hives. RD has been beekeeping for many years and is a great presenter. Join us for … Continue reading