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.
This is the most comprehensive beekeeping educational event in the Southeast, offering a full plate of classes for anyone interested in beekeeping, from brand-new beginner to advanced.
Researchers from Virginia Tech were part of a collaborative $958,415 National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to study the host-microbiome-parasite interactions in the honey bee gut, with $750,000 coming to Virginia Tech.
National Corn Growers Association, U.S. Canola Association partner with Coalition to develop best practices growers can use to reduce risk to honey bees, other pollinators.