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NH Beekeeper Summit

Habitat loss, forage quality, pesticide use, pests and diseases all impact bee health and diversity, threatening the health of our landscapes and food systems. The New Hampshire Pollinator Summit will cover current research-based information related to pollinator health, as well as ongoing local and regional efforts to support and protect bee pollinators on-the-ground. For details: […]

October 6, 2015 | By More

OSU Webinar October 7th

Join us on Wednesday, October 7th for our webinar with Doug Sponsler of The Ohio State University: Honey Bee Foraging in Ohio’s Landscapes The foraging of a honey bee colony is one of the most spectacular phenomena in nature. We’ll explore the intricate biology of honey bee foraging and then introduce current research into how honey bees forage […]

October 6, 2015 | By More

Introducing the Ossipee Valley Beekeepers School!

Introducing the Ossipee Valley Beekeepers School! This January we will be offering a 6-week long course for anyone interested in hobby or commercial production of honey bees. The course will start January 29th and run every Thursday thru March 5thfrom 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm. We are saving March 12th as a make-up snow date. […]

December 26, 2014 | By More


CONTACT: Andrew Timmins: (603) 788-3164 Jane Vachon: (603) 271-3211 March 27, 2014 TAKE DOWN BIRDFEEDERS — DON’T GET CAUGHT BY SURPRISE THIS APRIL! CONCORD, N.H. – While it may look more like mid-January rather than late March across the New Hampshire landscape, don’t be fooled. Spring is here. The late March sun is strong and snow will […]

March 30, 2014 | By More

Pollinator Short Course Available

POLLINATOR CONSERVATION SHORT COURSE  Jaffrey, New Hampshire March 25, 2014 9:00 am to 4:00 pm EDT The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation, the USDA Northeast Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program, and the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) are pleased to announce an upcoming Pollinator Conservation Short Course in New Hampshire. This full […]

March 17, 2014 | By More

OSU Bee Lab Webinars

Ohio State University Bee Lab holds a monthly Webinar at no cost on line Typically the third Wednesday of the month these webinars have valuable information. Historic webinars are available on the site as well. To join and get notifications go to:

March 17, 2014 | By More

U of M Beekeeping Course

The University of Montana On-Line Bee Courses The next offering of our  On-Line Apprentice Beekeeping Class, offered for Certificate or University Credit, will start April 7, 2014. We are about 60% of the way through setting up the On-Line version of our Journeyman level course and hope to have it finished by Spring Break, so we […]

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Catch The Buzz

CATCH THE BUZZ Bayer’s Second Bee Care Tour Bayer CropScience launched its second annual Bee Care Tour, a mobile tour designed to emphasize the important role bees play, last week in Pullman, Wash. The Tour included an interactive exhibit with two frames of honey in a mobile hive, stewardship workshops and expert presentations on issues […]

February 12, 2014 | By | Reply More

Show Bees Some Love

No strawberries, no chocolate, no honey — without bees Valentine’s Day just wouldn’t be the same. Click on the image above to download and print your Valentine to Home Depot or Lowe’s Bees pollinate two thirds of our global food crops and they are in trouble. Last year U.S. beekeepers reported 40-100 percent loss of their hives, […]

February 12, 2014 | By | Reply More

Fall Meeting Recap

The NHBA Fall meeting was another rousing success. The planning sessions conducted by the Executive board proved to create another meeting that was executed well and met with rave reviews. From set up the night before to clean up the day of the event all went smoothly. CC Tomatoes once again out-did themselves in providing […]

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