Friday, February 23, 2018

Are Managed hives helping to decrease wild bee populations?

Link to article in Bee Culture the online magazine of American Beekeeping.  A consideration about over competition and disease transfer from managed hives may be affecting wild pollinators.

www.beeculture.com/catch-buzz-think-honey-bees-livestock-not-wildlife-argue-experts/


Friday, February 9, 2018

How to make Honey Mead @ BIBA monthly meeting

Where: Kamana Senior Center,  124 Kamana St.   Hilo  HI
When: Feb 13, 2018
Time: 6:00 pm
Details:
Discussion Topic: Honey Mead – how to make it.
Open to the public.  Come and learn about Bees, beekeeping, and
how important bees are to our food supply.

Pupu potluck starts at 6:00 PM followed by a brief business meeting at 6:30 PM.
The evenings presentation will follow our tending to the short business details for the association.
Tonight’s presentation & discussion will be about how Mead is prepared.  Members can arrange for an offsite sampling of Mead.

Contacts Name: Jim Klyman
Contacts Ph. No.: 805-339-BIBA (2422)