Retiring President’s message

It has been a good two years serving as your President. We’ve got a lot done and it is because of you. Both Jim Bach, your Secretary, and Paul Hosticka, your Treasurer, hold everything together and never get enough thanks for a job well done. Paul & Jim, you are the best. Our past VP, Eric Olson, has done such a fantastic job working with WSU on large beekeeping research projects, getting more … [Read more...]

Oregon Master Beekeeper Program

By Carolyn Breece, Oregon State University The Oregon Master Beekeeper program is a long-term, in-depth educational program for beekeepers of all levels of experience. After 2 years of planning and consulting with the Washington State Master Beekeeper program, the Oregon Master Beekeeper program officially began in January 2012. Similar to the Washington Master Beekeeper program, there are 3 … [Read more...]