Category Archive: Announcements

Feb 28

Take Action Before March 6th for Honey Labels

The Ohio State Beekeepers Association is asking its members to take action today! The American Honey Producers Association seeks your support concerning new honey nutrition label language.  No matter the number of hives you manage, whether you sell your honey at farmer’s markets, or share it with family and friends: we are all beekeepers.    The more »

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Feb 06

2017 4H Essay Contest

Sponsored by: The Foundation for the Preservation of Honey Bees, Inc. 2017 Essay Topic: “How can MP3 (Managed Pollinator Protection Plan) more effectively protect honey bees from pesticide exposure?” Beekeeping has had is five minutes of fame for the past seven years. Now more than ever, the general public along with beekeepers are asking “What more »

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Jan 30

NAGC Launches “BeeCare”, Testing for Honeybee Diseases

Bulk Discounts Offered to Benefit Local Beekeeper Groups Fargo, ND; January 25, 2017 – The National Agricultural Genotyping Center (NAGC) will launch “BeeCare” testing service for honeybee diseases in February 2017. A total of nine viral and two bacterial diseases will be covered in the BeeCare test panel, which includes all currently known major honeybee more »

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Jan 24

Apiary Diagnostic Kit now available for pre-orders for the 2017 season.

The Apiary Diagnostic Kit and manual is now available for purchase for a limited time at a special price of $49.99 (plus shipping) from our website, or $45 at the OSBA table at upcoming conferences. The manual, by itself, will be available on-line for $24.99 (free shipping), or $20 at the OSBA table. Advance orders more »

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Jan 07

And the 2017 4H Partnership Program Winners are…

The 4H Partnership Program winners have been selected for 2017.    Thanks to generous donations by Mann Lake Ltd. and the Ohio Bee Box Company,  we are able to offer 2 additional winners this year.   And the winners are… Kayla Lennartz – Sponsored by Greater Grand Lake Beekeepers Association Daisy Ray – Sponsored by the more »

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Sep 30

4-H Partnership Program Applications for 2017 are now available!

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ohiostatebeekeepers.org/2016/announcements/news/4-h-partnership-program-applications-for-2017-are-now-available/

Aug 14

Lithopolis Honeyfest

“SAVING THE PLANET, ONE HONEY BEE AT A TIME” THE 2016 HONEYFEST WILL BE THE 10TH ANNUAL “BIGGER AND BETTER THAN EVER”   FRIDAY, SEPT. 9TH, 3 – 7 PM SATURDAY, SEPT. 10TH, 10 AM – 7 PM   For more information go to   http://centralohiobeekeeper.com/

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Aug 14

Cleveland Botanical Gardens National Honeybee Day Celebration

Presented by Greater Cleveland Beekeepers’ Association Saturday, August 201 – 3 p.m. National Honeybee Day builds community awareness of the bee industry through education and promotion.  Celebrate bees with the Botanical Garden and the Greater Cleveland Beekeepers’ Association – explore equipment used to care for beehives, learn about honey extraction and discover the hive in more »

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Jul 03

Heartland Apicultural Society

July 14 – 16,   Bowling Green KY   Preregistration is now open for HAS conference until July 8th.    You may sign up online or download the form and mail it in.  The conference is 3 days; however, you may sign up for a single day or two days for a discounted amount.   We more »

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Jan 16

Stratford Ecological Center Offers Comprehensive Beekeeper Training Program.

Stratford Ecological Center is proud to offer a comprehensive, season long, beekeeper training program. Starting at the end of March, Stratford’s Beekeeper Apprenticeship Program will provide you with a solid foundation in beekeeping through its bee centered, experience based, approach to learning the art and science of beekeeping. For more information contact Dave Noble at more »

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