Dr. Samuel Ramsey, who spoke at the Tri-County Beekeepers Spring Workshop in 2019, has a GoFundMe campaign to stop the next nightmare pest for western honeybees.
For one week, the Blitz invites people across North America to go out to gardens, parks and green areas and monitor milkweed plants for monarch eggs, caterpillars, chrysalises and butterflies.
To enter the #PlatedWithHoney Sweepstakes, upload a video or picture of your best honey-drizzled dish to your Instagram account and tag the National Honey Board’s Instagram account @NationalHoneyBoard and the hashtags #PlatedWithHoney and #Entry in your caption between Monday, July 1 and Wednesday, July 31.
This free workshop and field demonstration will help service departments, landscapers, school groundskeepers, and anyone with a lot of land, field, or forest control invasive plants where you can’t, or don’t want to, use toxic chemical control measures.
In this July 2019 article in Bee Culture, author Meghan Mibrath stresses the importance of monitoring hives in keeping humans and local bees (both honey bees and native!) healthy.
Visit the Department of Agriculture’s “Honey” page to learn all about the rules for licensing, processing, labeling and selling honey.
Leo Schirokauer of Shaker Heights, a young member of our club, is being recognized by Bayer for its Blue Ribbon Beekeepers Pollinator Week.
RSVP by Aug. 1, 2019 for the MANN LAKE Customer Appreciation Picnic! Enjoy delicious BBQ, live music, raffles & giveaways.
Kim and Jim are first going to take a look at the 4 bee hives on the A. I. Root Company property, right next to A. I. Root’s Home.
This day long seminar features Freddy Proni and Phil Craft.