Beautiful weather and a nice turnout for the picnic! Thanks to everyone for bringing in food and sharing in great conversation! We have a fantastic club!
This week on Wed August 14th there is a new beekeeping meetup at The Manufactory 12055 Mosteller Rd Cincinnati OH 45241 Learn the basics of beekeeping from several of our members that started there own bee colonies using the resources of The Manufactory. Starting with an idea, a growing group of members started from scratch …
We’ve had two great months of speakers on the topics of pollinators and plants! Thank you Joe and Greg for taking your time to come share with us! Joe Boggs, an entomologist at The Ohio State University was our guest in July sharing how insects are keystone organisms and that diversity in plants and insects …
John and Susanna Favaron installed bees in the observation hive at the Caesar Creek Nature Center! Many more hands from our club and Erin and Jonas from the Nature Center have helped get the hive usable and running. It is sure to spark conversations about the role of bees for pollination and honey production and …
A big thank you to Alex Zomchek for speaking at our June club meeting! He shared his experience on apiary management and answered lots of our questions. What were some of the biggest takeaways? Monitor your colonies, learn their ebbs and flows and be prepared to help them to build their fall nest in the …
Our June meeting is this coming up, Sunday June 9th at 1 p.m. Alex Zomchek will be our guest speaker. He does honey bee research out of Miami Oxford and is also a Master Beekeeper instructor, but this national speaker won’t leave us bored, so mark your calendars to come to the meeting! Our meeting …