JANUARY ONLINE MEETING
Topic: Asian Giant Hornets hosted by Washington Department of AgricultureCassie Cichorz with the Washington State Department of Agriculture will be holding an Asian giant hornet presentation for OBA to provide general information about Asian giant hornet, trapping and eradication efforts, with some identification. We will also learn about some resources they offer to beekeepers.
Click HERE to join the meeting on Monday, January 11, 2021 at 7:00 pm.
This is not a Zoom meeting. This link will redirect you to a webpage, there is an option to “join from browser” people will want to click that or it will download the software.
Use SQUARE to join or renew your membership! Just click HERE!
WOODS BEE CO will be conducting a Washington State Beekeepers Association (WASBA) Beginning Beekeeper Certification Course. The course starts January 11, 2021, and this is a five-week online course with a one-hour weekly Zoom review on Saturday. Everyone who completes this course will receive a WASBA Beginning Beekeepers Certification, a one-year WASBA membership, and the opportunity to attend the WASBA Apprenticeship Beekeepers Certification Course. The Beginning Beekeeper Course cost is $45, including manual, certificate, postage, and membership. Registration ends January 6, 2021. Click HERE to register! The WASBA Apprentice Course starts January 25th.
Here’s an interesting video on swarm capturing:
And here’s a good video of a queen bee emerging from a queen cell. For some of you who haven’t seen this, it’s pretty good. She emerges finally about 3:29 into the video so you don’t have to sit through the whole thing.
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