2014 Honey Bee Conference

Palm Beach Beekeepers is proud to announce that we will be hosting the 2014 Fl State Beekeepers Association Honey Bee Conference in October of 2014 keep checking for updates on, speakers, workshops, and all activities

Visit the conference web-site click here

 

Welcome


The Palm Beach County Beekeepers Association has been a local beekeeping organization since 1974

Current Board Members are:

 President : Al Salopek   Vice president : Mark Young

Treasurer : Nedra Obradovich   Secretary : Kevin Easton


Our monthly meetings are the first Friday of every month at 6:30pm at Pine Jog Environmental Education Center.  Click here for a map to Pine Jog 

Click Here to See Minutes of Our Meetings

All Palm Beach County Beekeeper Association meetings are open to the public and are free of charge. We offer speakers, workshops, conferences, and hands-on training throughout the year to help you learn more about bees and beekeeping.

You may become a voting member of the Palm Beach County Beekeepers by joining the organization.

         CLICK HERE.. https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?              fromEmail=true&formkey=dFFubzE0M1JGNTBnOWNJVC1YcEFCdWc6MA

Click Here to See Our Constitution

Click Here to See Our By-Laws

 Membership is $20.00 per year.

Of that $20.00, $15.00 applies toward your membership in the State of Florida Beekeepers Association. The remaining $5.00 goes to the Palm Beach County Beekeepers Association. It doesn't cover all our costs but it does help. 

telephone: 561-206-4483 (leave a message)

Bee Problems and Live Removals

The Palm Beach County Beekeepers Association does not do bee removals but a number of our members do. 

 Click here to view our members that do Bee Removals

Questions about how live removals are performed call us at: 561-206-4483


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Profile IconKevin Easton, Valerie Nelligan, Julie Krantz and another member are attending Sierra Malnove's event

November "Fun" Meeting at Pine Jog Environmental Education Center

November 7, 2014 from 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Hello All!This is a friendly reminder that we will have our Monthly "Fun" Meeting the first Friday of the month, November 7, 2014.  We will start outside in the Apiary at 5:30pm for some hands-on education and move inside for our special speaker, Ashley Mortensen, from Jamie Ellis' lab at UF.  She will be doing a Honeybee Biology talk followed by information about the special trip she made with the lab to South Africa collecting bees.A reminder that we will also have our monthly business…See More
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November "Fun" Meeting at Pine Jog Environmental Education Center

November 7, 2014 from 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Hello All!This is a friendly reminder that we will have our Monthly "Fun" Meeting the first Friday of the month, November 7, 2014.  We will start outside in the Apiary at 5:30pm for some hands-on education and move inside for our special speaker, Ashley Mortensen, from Jamie Ellis' lab at UF.  She will be doing a Honeybee Biology talk followed by information about the special trip she made with the lab to South Africa collecting bees.A reminder that we will also have our monthly business…See More
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November "Fun" Meeting at Pine Jog Environmental Education Center

November 7, 2014 from 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Hello All!This is a friendly reminder that we will have our Monthly "Fun" Meeting the first Friday of the month, November 7, 2014.  We will start outside in the Apiary at 5:30pm for some hands-on education and move inside for our special speaker, Ashley Mortensen, from Jamie Ellis' lab at UF.  She will be doing a Honeybee Biology talk followed by information about the special trip she made with the lab to South Africa collecting bees.A reminder that we will also have our monthly business…See More
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"Passed my State inspection today! Best of all my queenless hive has fixed itself! Kevin Easton graciously lent a frame of brood in d effort."
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Swarm Catchers

To join the group "Swarm Catchers" go to Groups 

click on the group swarm catchers

click on join this group

http://www.palmbeachbeekeepers.com/groups

To view Swarm box locations click here

To add a box location click here

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Odds and Ends !

Started by Kevin Easton. Last reply by Kevin Easton Aug 20. 32 Replies

Looking to buy, sell or trade something?  Members who want to buy, sell or trade various odds and ends, bee related or not, should post their items under this section.Continue

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Help!!! Hive being invaded by tiny ants! Bee population down!

Started by Gregg & Jan Comos. Last reply by priscilla maldonado Oct 16. 28 Replies

Well, we've been gone for 2 weeks and our hive Al S. called "banging" is not doing so great.  I can tell the population of the hive has dropped significantly.  We did a check yesterday and found tiny ants had built a home between the brood boxes and…Continue

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Any Volunteers willing to help me do my first cut out?

Started by Lee Wisnioski. Last reply by Lee Wisnioski Oct 18. 26 Replies

I have been asked by a nursery owner to remove several hives from under a trailer.  He was told by an exterminator that there were 10 hives and the removal would cost him $2000.  He does not want to kill the bees. However, there is an air…Continue

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Palm Beach Beekeepers Hosting Fl. State Beekeepers 2014 State Convention

Started by Al Salopek. Last reply by Sara King White Sep 18, 2013. 23 Replies

I have been approached by the President of the State of Fl Beekeepers Assoc (Keith Counsel) asking if Palm Beach Beekeepers Assoc would like to host the 2014 convention in Palm Beach County.The State Assoc. would pay for the event but we would help…Continue

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