Ohio State Beekeepers Associations…beekeeping at its best!

OSBA Fall Conference ~ via Zoom this year. “REGISTER NOW” Be sure to save the date to sit back in the comfort of your home and enjoy hours of presentations, commercials, history, and educational videos. You’re welcome to watch all day or log in/out whenever you want. The final schedule will be posted once it’s completed. The cost of the event is FREE, but we are asking for donations. The conference raffles have always helped support the (formerly 4-H program) now OSBA Ohio Partnership Program. The new 2021 program is awarding 10 scholarships – 5 for 4-H students and 5 for FFA students, so please donate freely. More details>>

OSBA Nominating Committee has five open positions that will be voted upon at the 2020 Fall Conference on Saturday, November 7. There are two Executive Officer positions are available: OSBA Vice-President or OSBA Secretary. There are three Director positions open for Buckeye Hills, Crossroads, and Western Reserve. You’re also welcome to volunteer for Regional Representative positions in Erie Basin, Western Reserve, Crossroads, and Buckeye Hills. These positions are appointed in 2021 by the Executive Board. More details>> 

OSBA 2021 Ohio Partnership Program (formerly known as 4-H Partnership) is proud to present the opportunity for 10 scholarship winners to be awarded. Along with the 5 scholarships that we will award to 4-H students, we have added 5 scholarships for FFA students. More details>>

OSBA Live Webinar Training the Zoom webinars are hosted on the 2nd and 4th Sunday of each month at 7:00 pm.  All events are FREE to register for and attend. Where to register, how to attend, who’s presenting, and what if I missed a presentation? More details>>

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. More details>>

OSBAA Web-Based Introductory Beekeeping Training Program” is online but (currently unavailable) for sale on DVD. The program consists of 34 videos and several PowerPoint presentations presented by Dr. Jim Tew and John Grafton. Topics include assembling hive equipment, installing packages, inspecting hives, and much more. More details>>

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…