Don't believe in varroa mites? Here is a video Charlotte Ekker Wiggins took with a macro lens inside of drone brood from a third year Italian swarm colony. She regularly removes drone brood as part of her varroa mite management. On this particular frame, varroa were noticeable only in a 4-inch … [Read More...]
PLAN TO ENTER THE 2018 HEARTLAND APICULTURAL SOCIETY HONEY SHOW ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Plan to enter the 2018 Heartland Apicultural Society Honey Show, part of Heartland Apicultural Society’s annual conference being held July 11-13, 2018 at Washington University in St. Louis. Established in 2001 by … [Read More...]
Conference Contest Coordinator:Erin Mullins has done an outstanding job coordinating friendly contests at our Conferences. She has put together some good planning documents for the future coordinator. The position becomes available in April 2018.
State Fair Chair:Jim Reeves is going to work with Dean this year and take over as State Fair Chair. If you have an interest in helping with the fair, I'm sure Jim would be happy to have the extra hands. Please email Clayton with any questions.
Contact Clayton Lee if you are interested or have any questions!