Past Topics


To see past meeting outlines and topic info go to the Resources page.

How to get started   
Why keep bees & morphs
Splitting Hives
Installing Bee Packages
Swarm Prevention 
Honey Extraction
Setting up NUCs
Requeening
Fall Feeding
Beekeeping in Ecuador
Winter Preparation

 Set Your Calendars


NEKBA BEE FUNDAY
When: Sat, June 2, 7:30am – 6:00pm
Where: Douglas County Fairgrounds, 2110 Harper St, Lawrence, KS 66046, United States 
Description: "Day of Workshops, Keynote Speaker, Swarm Demo., Lunch & Honey Ice Cream


Did you know that Johnson County Community College offers a few levels of beekeeping courses?

The 2018 JCCC Continuing Education course information is available here.





Events


Nancy Moore of Blueville Nursery will be the guest speaker for the April Meeting. Topic: Garden Planting for Pollinators.


"Honey Bee Biology and Hive Management Tips". It will be held April 18th, 7 pm at Free State High School in Lawrence. Please consider attending to benefit local youth and get some timely tips. More info HERE or go to Anthony's Beehive









 



 

 

Meeting Topics


January- Splits, and Swarms


February - State Requirements for Honey Sales

-KDA Speaker


March - What should I be doing this month with my bees?  Open Forum- Bring your questions?


April - Speaker: Nancy Moore. Planning for Pollinators

May - Hive Inspections - Hands on Inspections

Please bring your veil and suit.


June - Honey Extraction

July - Hive Pests and Diseases

August -  What should I be doing this month with my bees?
Winter Preparations
Hive Inspection Demonstration - Hands-on Inspections 
  
September - What should I be doing this month with my bees? Fall feeding.


October 7th- Social at Paul's Place

     Rain Date Oct. 14


December- Honey Tasting and Treats








Monthly Meetings


2nd Tuesday of Each Month at 7 pm @ Sunset Zoo




Meetings

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