2017 Beginning Beekeeping Workshop
Friday, January 27 (6 pm – 9:30 pm), and Saturday, January 28 (9am – 6pm)
St. Peter’s, MO
Three Rivers Beekeepers are club Grand Champions at the state fair!
Many entered individual and club events. Congratulations to all who entered!
NEW BEEKEEPER APIARY DAY!
It was a beautiful day for some of the participants from the spring beginning beekeeping class to get some hands on experience in the apiary.
New Varroa Mite Treatment Document Released
As most beekeepers know, the Varroa mite continues to be the most serious threat to honeybee populations in the United States and most of the world. The Honey Bee Health Coalition has just released “Tools for Varroa Management – A Guide to Effective Varroa Sampling & Control”. Drafted under the direction of University of Delaware Professor Dewey M. Caron, this 24-page document draws on the expertise of a variety of industry leaders, and provides comprehensive information on diagnosis and treatment options for this ubiquitous pest. The full guide can be accessed by clicking here.