Tag Archives: New River Valley Beekeepers Association

Honey bee health speaker set for Sept. meeting

Allison Reeves, a Masters of Science in the Life Sciences major in Virginia Tech’s entomology department will give a report on her honey bee health research project at the NRVBA’s Sept. 12 meeting. Reeves describes her project thusly: “My research … Continue reading

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2013 NRVBA Picnic is a go!

Please join the New River Valley Beekeepers Association for the annual beekeeper picnic and monster raffle to celebrate another year with the bees and the association. We will gather at Nellie’s Cave Park (photos and park description) in Blacksburg (directions) … Continue reading

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Varroa sampling class is FULL

Note: The class is full. If you are interested in a future Varroa monitoring course, send email to program director Tonia Moxley. Join the NRVBA at the Virginia Tech Apiary on Saturday, Aug. 3 for a short course on methods … Continue reading

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May 9 meeting: Dr. Brenna Traver on Nosema ceranae

Read minutes from the meeting here. Dr. Brenna Traver, a postdoctoral researcher in Virginia Tech’s entomology department will speak at the New River Valley Beekeepers Association meeting at 6:30 p.m. on May 9. Traver specializes in the study of Nosema … Continue reading

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