BAM will be conducting a demonstration on single brood hive management at the club apiary. Don’t forget your bee suit so you can help out with the inspections!
9:00am at Warner Town Hall. The KBA t-shirt orders are in and will be available for pick up. Please bring cash or check.
1st Hive inspections of the year.
While the weather is not cooperating we need to inspect our hives and see what their progress is.
Join us at 10am at the club apiary. Bring a veil and dress warm as the weather will be cool and cloudy.
223 North Rd. Sunapee, NH
Hope to see you there!
Electric Fences with Kim P. Event is rain or shine. Location: Tucker Mountain Farm in Andover. Please do not park on the street, parking is available across the street and in the driveway.
KBA Monthly Meeting
Pillsbury Free Library 9:15
18 E Main St, Warner, NH 03278
Presentation: What to Plant to Attract Bees and Other Pollinators
by Eric DeKing
Check your email for parking information
On Friday, March 31st @ 7pm State Bee Inspector, Dave Priebe will be hosting a discussion via Zoom on the recent outbreak of AFB in Central Mass. Club members please check your email for the meeting invitation and details. See you there!
Upcoming HOWS 3/25/23
This Saturday at 9am we will have a HOWS at the club apiary. Winter Kill Autopsy-Why did my hive die? Members check your email for more information!
Spring is just around the corner! How are your bees?
Join us on Saturday 3/11/23 at 9am for our monthly business meeting. Guest: Landi Simone will be joining us via zoom around 10:15am in the Warner Town Hall to talk about “Alternative Techniques for Swarm Control”.
Our bee school has started and is going well. We have 2 days completed and have 3 more days to come. We are extremally pleased with the turn out and the enthusiasm of the students.
CHECK this page for any school CANCELLATIONS because of winter weather.
Our meeting comes earlier than usual because Bee School starts on the 14th. Come and meet the new officers and thank those that are leaving service. We meet at the Warner town hall at 9. Come and join us and bee refreshed with talk of bees, bee school and club activities.
Come and join us on Friday, November 11th at 5:30pm at the First Free Will Baptist Church in North Sutton, NH.
Dinner will be around 7pm. We have our yearly honey tasting contest so bring a jar of your honey and you may find that you have the most popular honey in the club. You never know! We also have a raffle that night so please bring some treasure for that event.
It is important that you come early if you are going to enter the honey contest, the honey needs to be rebottled, labeled and the table set up. The coveted “First Place,” in the honey contest is almost as popular as the “Smoker King or Queen” contest we have at the summer cookout. There will be many entries and there’s lots of setup. PLEASE come by 6 if you are entering the contest.
The Harvest dinner evening is really not to be missed. Lots and lots of great food and friends. Please bring a dish to share, serving utensil, your own beverage and your appetite for a good time.
November’s meeting is the next day, Saturday, 11/12 @ 9 am, same location
We will have a normal business meeting and the have guest speaker Tucka Bee give a presentation to the club. We will also be voting on a new club logo for tee shirts and other apparel.
The speaker is Tucka Bee of TuckaBee LLC. She runs apiaries in New York and Florida. She attended Apimondia in Turkey this October. Thank you to Susan Menard for arranging our special speaker