Tag Archives: beekeeping

Earth Day celebrates beekeepers

Join the New River Valley Beekeepers Association from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday at the Grandin Court Earth Day celebration in Roanoke. Members Gyorgyi Voros and Sue Hossack will staff an NRVBA information table with live honey bees on display. Other … Continue reading

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April 11 meeting: Swarm catching and spring planting

Note: Read the April newsletter. Join us as the Christiansburg Health and Human Services Building at 210 Pepper St., at 7 p.m. April 11 for our spring starter meeting, featuring presentations on swarm catching and planting for bees. Looking for … Continue reading

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March meeting: Double screen queen rearing

Notes: Anyone who wants a copy of Jerry’s instructions for double screen queen rearing may send an e-mail to twoltcols@verizon.net. Read the March newsletter. In addition to our popular raffle and our “what should you be doing with your hives” … Continue reading

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February meeting speaker

Update: Click here for the handout from Keith Tignor’s presentation. Read a .pdf copy of the February newsletter. Spend Valentine’s Day with your fellow beekeepers this year, and learn about the Virginia Bee Hive Grant program, approved by last year’s General … Continue reading

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