Ohio…beekeeping at its best!

Turn your property from a food desert into a food oasis for pollinators.  Ohio State Beekeepers Association has partnered with Ohio Prairie Nursery to help you make an easy choice.

The Ohio State Beekeepers Association’s “A Web-Based Introductory Beekeeping Training Programis available on-line and on DVD. The program consists of 34 videos and several power point presentations presented by Dr. Jim Tew and John Grafton. Topics include assembling hive equipment, installing packages, inspecting hives and much, much more.

Synonymous with names like Langstroth, Root and Taber, Ohio is steeped in the rich tradition of beekeeping. From our Queen Rearing Project to our support of local beekeeping, the Ohio State Beekeepers’ Association strives to serve Ohio beekeepers and beekeeping in general.

A note on contacting OSBA: When emailing questions or concerns, the best way to get quick and accurate answers is to email the correct person. We’ve set up a contacts page to help you do just this. So before you email, please check this page and choose the most appropriate contact for your question.

We invite you to learn more about OSBA and what membership has to offer…

2020 Southwestern Ohio Beekeeper School has been Cancelled.

The recent confirmation of the coronavirus in the state of Ohio has led to public health concerns related to disease transmission. As a result, The Ohio State University has been proactively implementing protocols for insuring the safety and health for our students and clientele.   After consultation with college and university leadership, the Southwestern Ohio Beekeeper more »

Read more