Kudos to the 2014 Youth Scholarship recipients! Great job on your presentations and the completion of your first successful season as a beekeeper. We’d love to hear from you this coming Spring regarding overwintering success of your colonies.
The early registration period has been extended to June 8th. Save your seat now and register now!
- Beekeeping Marketing
- Commercial beekeeping
- Beekeeping in Afghanistan
- Top bar hives
- Laying workers
- Beekeeping at the prison
- Honey Bees Lotions, Skin Care Products
- Farmer’s markets
- Disease recognition and prevention
2014 Beginning Beekeeping Workshops – Everything you need to know to succeed in Apiculture!
Registration fee for the North Platte and Nebraska City workshops is $70 per person plus $35 each for additional family members. Registration includes lunch, refreshments, and a workbook for new beekeepers. Preregistration is required for both workshops.
Agricultural Research and Development Center Headquarters Building
1071 County Road B
Ithaca, Nebraska 68033
Annual NBA meeting Power Point presentation of the scholarship kids 1st year of beekeeping. Election of Officers and presentation of awards. Prices are: $12.65 for adults, $6.10 for 12 and under. When you pay, just mention you are with the Nebraska Beekeepers Association.
Please RSVP to Jane Nelson by January 22.
Shop – (402) 261-3407 or email – firstname.lastname@example.org
Sunday, November 10, 1:30 pm: Shawn Koehler, District Sales Manager from Bayer CropScience, will do a presentation on the efforts that Bayer is doing to improve bee health and stewardship efforts. He will be taking questions during his presentation as well. The location is the Seward Civic Center Basement, 616 Bradford street, Seward, NE, three blocks north of the intersection of Hwy 15 and Hwy 34.
More Than Honey Trailer:
Sunday, September 15 – 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Sponsored by The Friends of The Ross
This event is free and open to the public. Screenings of MORE THAN HONEY are at regular Ross prices.
The MORE THAN HONEY event will be held from 1:00-4:00 p.m. Catch a screening of the film and enjoy the exhibits, food, and drink at your leisure.
The event will feature:
– Tastings of local honey
– Honey themed food and drinks
– Educational booths about bees and honey products
– Encaustic (Beeswax) art-making & demonstration with artist Margaret Berry (from 2:00-3:00 p.m.)
– Screenings of MORE THAN HONEY throughout the day
(1:00, 3:00, 5:00, 7:00 p.m.)
The event is free, normal admission fees to see the movie still apply.
Link to full event information: