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February 26 FREE – Varroa Sensitive Hygiene (VHS) Genetics in Bees

VSH Bees – Moving from Selecting Lines to a Stock of Bees 7 p.m., Mandell Hall, Room 114, Delaware Valley College Campus Join Dr. Jeff Harris, assistant professor of apiculture in the Department of Biochemistry, Entomology and Plant Pathology at Mississippi … Continue reading

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Mar 3 – Deadline EXTENDED – Beekeeping Supplies Group Order (Save Money)

DUE TO SNOW THE PICKUP DATE IS DELAYED UNTIL MARCH 6 or so.  Therefore you can still call in your orders to Forest Hill Woodworking.  Philadelphia Beekeepers Guild is offering members a chance to order woodenware & other supplies, including … Continue reading

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Feb 22 – Getting Started with Honey Bees Beginners Course

Interested in becoming a beekeeper or just want to learn the fundamentals of beekeeping? Join us on Saturday, February 22, 2014 for the in class portion of the course where attendees wil learn from a group of experienced urban beekeepers: Basic bee … Continue reading

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Youth Essay Contest – Win a Hive!

The Pennsylvania Backyard Beekeepers Association is sponsoring an essay contest for youth (aged 17 and younger) to win a free beehive complete with honeybees or, as an alternative, $100 in vendor credit at its Spring Workshop!  To get the entry … Continue reading

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February 9, Natural Beekeeping Symposium

We are thrilled to announce that nationally renowned beekeepers Dean Stiglitz and Laurie Herboldsheimer, authors of “The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Beekeeping” will speak at our 4th Annual Natural Beekeeping Symposium. Stiglitz and Herboldsheimer will share valuable techniques and stories about natural … Continue reading

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Our Symposium Featured at newsworks.org!

Thanks to freelance writer Alaina Mabaso: CLICK HERE TO READ IT!

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January 16 “Three Steps to Healthier Bees”

7:30 pm @ St. James School FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC In the spirit of New Year’s Resolutions, our January meeting will feature “Three Steps to Healthier Bees.”  This class was part of the Eastern Apicultural Society’s 2013 “short course.”  Adam Schreiber, … Continue reading

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