Puget Sound Beekeepers May 18 Field Day

Puget Sound Beekeeping Association's 2013 Field Day will feature both a morning indoor session and an afternoon outdoor session in PSBA’s apiary; both sessions will feature Randy Oliver (www.scientificbeekeeping.com) as well as other speakers and learning opportunities. May 18, 2013 from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Morning Session: Presentation by Randy Oliver followed by  Q & A. Lunch will be … [Read more...]

Pacific Northwest Treatment-Free Beekeeping Conference

Science meets earth-friendly beekeeping July 26, 27, 28th. The Treatment-Free Beekeeping conference will be held at the Pacific University in Forest Grove, Oregon. Speakers include Dr. Tom Seeley, Kirk Webster, Dr. Deborah Delaney. A gathering for beekeepers of all levels. For the full schedule, please visit www.blisshoneybees.org/events.html For more information contact Kat … [Read more...]

WSU Beekeeping Short Course in Pullman, June 14 & 15th

Join us and your fellow beekeepers for our biennial beekeeping short course in Pullman at Washington State University. This course provides a wonderful opportunity to learn and experience a wide array of beekeeping topics. Friday, June 14th we will have a wine and cheese social with honey exchange and presentations by university graduate students and others. For those interested in the honey … [Read more...]

WSU Workshop: The Art of Queen Rearing

The Art of Queen Rearing Workshops offered by Washington State University Honey Bee Program Steve Sheppard, Susan Cobey & honey bee laboratory graduate students WSU, Pullman – Wed-Thurs, June 12 & 13, 2013 Mt Vernon Agricultural Station – Fri, July 19, 2013 These workshops will provide an understanding of what it takes to rear high quality queens. Basic biology and methods of … [Read more...]

Winter Board Meeting – March 9, 2013

The WSBA winter board meeting will be at the Rodeo City Bar-B-Que, 204 N. Main St, Ellensburg WA. Committees will meet 11am - noon. Main meeting is from noon - 4pm. Agenda will be posted as the meeting date gets closer. For Board meeting info contact Paul Lundy, lundyp@icloud.com … [Read more...]