September 2016 Meeting

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Monthly Meeting: Our Regular monthly meeting will be on Thursday September 1st – as usual the meeting will be at Collegeside Church beginning at 6:30PM – the doors will be open at 6:00PM, so come early to discuss bees and how your bees are doing, and what’s happening next!

This month we’ve got Arlis Swafford who will be teaching us some tips and tricks on processing, packaging, and showing honey – particularly for competitions and/or fairs.  Arlis has won many blue ribbons over the years, so come on out and join us and learn.

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Varroa Mite Management Options for Honey Bees

This article was originally published in November 2013, but contains seasonally relevant information. In other words - It is time to treat your bees for varroa mites.

"You need to be doing something proactive to deal with mites whether you treat or not." (paraphrased) Kaymon Reynolds - treatment free beekeeper for 10 years.

This post is intended to present the available options for varroa mite management in as factual and unvarnished form as is possible

This article was originally published in November 2013, but contains seasonally relevant information. In other words - It is time to treat your bees for varroa mites.

"You need to be doing something proactive to deal with mites whether you treat or not." (paraphrased) Kaymon Reynolds - treatment free beekeeper for 10 years.

This post is intended to present the available options for varroa mite management in as factual and unvarnished form as is possible

Thursday August 4 meeting tonight at 6:30

Just a quick reminder that there shall be a meeting tonight at the usual time and place (Collegeside Church - 6:30) as usual come early to hang out and talk bees. The subject duJour is treating for varroa mites.

Just a quick reminder that there shall be a meeting tonight at the usual time and place (Collegeside Church - 6:30) as usual come early to hang out and talk bees. The subject duJour is treating for varroa mites.