Friday night activities include a tour of a commercial beekeeper’s facility and a cookout
Saturday: Speakers include: Jerry Hayes, Keith Delaplane, Denise Ellsworth, Alex Zomchek, Dr. Zachary Huang, and more. Classes on Nosema, IPM Management, Microscopy Lab, Polyandrous Queens, OSU Pollen Research, Propolis, to name a few. Other activities include: Bee Race, Bee Toss, Auction Table and our inter-club contest: Gadgets & Gizmos
The Ohio State Beekeepers Association and the Ohio Producer Growers & Marketers Association are pleased to announce the availability of A Web-Based Introductory Beekeeping Training Program. 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...