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Bee Informed Partnership Annual Colony Loss Survey

Bee Informed Partnership Annual Colony Loss Survey

The Bee Informed Parternship is conducting their National Colony Loss survey.  There are 2 surveys you can participate in: – Colony loss  (takes about 10 minutes) – Colony Management (takes about 20 minutes) You may access both through this link:  http://26.selectsurvey.net/beeinformed/TakeSurvey.aspx?SurveyID=2017# We will be comparing the results of our NH hive loss survey to the […]

April 17, 2017 | By More
EAS 2017 Conference  – July 31-Aug 4

EAS 2017 Conference – July 31-Aug 4

Please be sure to come to the one of the largest beekeeping conferences in the US.  It is being held at the University of Delaware, in Newark Delaware July 31 thru August 4 2017.   On Monday and Tuesday there is a Short Course program for beginners, intermediate and advanced beekeepers.  The Master beekeepers program is also given […]

April 11, 2017 | By More
NH 2016-17 Winter Loss Survey

NH 2016-17 Winter Loss Survey

The NH Beekeepers Association is collecting data on NH honeybee hive loss for the winter of 2016/2017.   The 10-question survey is open to all beekeepers in the state – you do not need to be part of NHBA to participate. The results will be published on the NHBA website, and available by email to anyone […]

March 27, 2017 | By More
EAS  Mann Lake Master Beekeepers Scholarship

EAS Mann Lake Master Beekeepers Scholarship

This scholarship, sponsored by Mann Lake Ltd. and created and administered by the EAS Master Beekeepers, was established to encourage a worthy young individual to pursue an interest in honey bees and beekeeping. The Scholarship will provide financial assistance for the selected candidate to attend an annual EAS conference. In addition to the waiver of […]

March 17, 2017 | By More
2017 Scholarship Applications are available!

2017 Scholarship Applications are available!

This year, the NH Beekeepers Association is proud to be awarding 2 (two) SCHOLARSHIPS of $1000.00 each. These scholarships will be presented to the 2 students who are selected as winners of the scholarship contest. Students must be enrolled in a post-secondary school in the agricultural, biology, and/or honey bee related fields. This is open […]

January 30, 2017 | By More
NHBA Summer Picnic

NHBA Summer Picnic

NHBA’s annual Summer outing is coming up soon!  Here are the details:  The outing is FREE for current NHBA members.  Date/Time :  June 25, 2016   from 10-3  Location:  Musterfield Farms,   Harvey Road, North Sutton, NH  Speakers & Topics:  Les Crowder, author of “Top Bar Beekeeping”, who has been a beekeeper in New Mexico & […]

May 24, 2016 | By More
NH Beekeeper Summit

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

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!

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
TAKE DOWN BIRDFEEDERS — DON’T GET CAUGHT BY SURPRISE THIS APRIL!

TAKE DOWN BIRDFEEDERS — DON’T GET CAUGHT BY SURPRISE THIS APRIL!

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