Tuesday, August 12, 2014 ~ News

November Club Meeting - November 3, 2014

Tony Lulek will be presenting “Marketing Your Bee Products”. Learn all the ins and outs of selling your bee products or crafts at the local farmers market or on-line. Tony has been selling his products for a number of years and is sure to give great insight and tips on how to be successful.
This presentation will be followed with Ed Syzmanski showing us how he sets up his hives for the winter months allowing time to ask questions.

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Tuesday, August 12, 2014 ~ News

MBA Fall Meeting - November 15, 2014

The Massachusetts Beekeepers Association will be having its fall meeting on November 15, 2014. It will be held at the Red Apple Farm, 455 Highland Ave. in Phillipston, MA. The event is free with a $12.00 fee for lunch if for those who don’t want to bring their own. Preregistration is required for the lunch. For more information go to http://www.massbee.org/

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Tuesday, August 12, 2014 ~ News

December Club Meeting - December 1, 2014

The club will be having its annual Holiday Party on December 1st. There will be no speaker just good food and friends to discuss bees or anything else. New at this years party will be a “Holiday Fair” with the opportunity to do some early shopping. Four club members will be selling items that they personally make. Janice Loving will be selling beeswax turkey candles and honey; Karen Courtemanche will be selling honey mustard and granola; Sue Robinson will sell honey and maple syrup;Tony Lulek is selling candles, lip balm, hand creams & lotions, handmade soaps, propolis tincture, creamed honey, and a new QCI.

There is a rumor out there that Tony will be showing and selling, for the first time, a queen holding apparatus that he and his son developed. Sounds like it might revolutionize the way queens are held and treated. Be sure to come and see Tony’s demonstration.

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Tuesday, August 12, 2014 ~ News

Bee School 2015 - Enroll Now

Believe it or not, the club is already getting applications for Bee School 2015. Last year Bee School filled quickly with over 100 students in attendance. For the 6th year in a row the club is expecting the 2015 class to fill quickly and reach capacity.

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Monday, August 11, 2014 ~ News

The Latest and Greatest Newsletter

Here is the latest newsletter. SEPTEMBER 2014 NEWSLETTER

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Thursday, September 06, 2012 ~ News

Help Promote the Club

Our club has never been bigger and our bee school is sold out each year. In order to continue this trend we need help promoting the club. What better way than through our members?

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Tuesday, March 06, 2012 ~ NCBA BEE SCHOOL 2012 News

Bee School 2012 Session 5, March 13, 2012

Here are the presentations for next week, March 13, 2012. We have the printout that was in your book and the actual powerpoint presenation.

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Tuesday, March 06, 2012 ~ News

Bee School 201 and Mentoring School

We have the date: March 17, 2012. At the Stony Brook Wildlife Sanctuary in Norfolk.

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Wednesday, February 15, 2012 ~ NCBA BEE SCHOOL 2012 News

Bee School 2012 Second Session Bee Biology & Pests and Diseases

We had two presentations last night. The first on bee biology. After a slow start with some equipment malfunction, were were able to get under way. The second half of the nigh was a presenation on Diseases and Pests of the Hives. We also had a wonderful treat from Diane and Manya Lulek. Thanks for the cookies. Here are the presentations:  Bee Biology  Diseases and Pests

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Thursday, February 09, 2012 ~ NCBA BEE SCHOOL 2012

Bee School 2012 Handouts and Presentations

Here is the course book and the History of Beekeeping. Please stay tuned for the balance of materials to be posted.

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