Understanding Swarms – July 19

Charlie Vanden Heuvel talks about what beekeepers need to know about swarms Date: July 19, 2017 Time: 6:15-8:30 This is the regularly-scheduled monthly meeting of the Columbia Gorge Beekeepers Association. The meeting is free of charge, and open to anyone interested in learning about bees and beekeeping. Mark your …

Honey Bee Float in July 4th Parade

Bee Kind honey bee float won first place award! July 4th Parade in Hood River, Oregon The “Bee Kind” honey bee float was the result of the accumulated efforts and creative juices of fun-loving bee lovers. Their efforts resulted in the Columbia Gorge Beekeepers Association winning the first …

Fat Winter Bees – September 20

Dr. Dewey Caron shares tips for developing fat winter bees Date: September 20, 2017 Time: 6:15-8:30 This is the regularly-scheduled monthly meeting of the Columbia Gorge Beekeepers Association. The meeting is free of charge, and open to anyone interested in learning about bees and beekeeping. Mark your calendar! New …

Master Beekeeper Class, Hermiston, Oregon

Bee Class in Hermiston … Photo Essay The Oregon Master Beekeeper program conducts classes at Oregon State University, online, and at locations throughout Oregon. The photos posted here are of a class in Hermiston, Oregon, led by Jan Lohman of Vazzi Farms. Jan was instrumental in founding the …

Hive Metrics with John Edwards – June 21

John Edwards, Brushy Mountain Bee Supply… Learn about hive metrics as well as issues related to temperature, humidity, and noise in relationship to colony behavior, at the June 21 general meeting. Time: 6:15-8:30 This is the regularly-scheduled monthly meeting of the Columbia Gorge Beekeepers Association. The meeting is free of charge, and open to anyone …