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Follow us as we discuss what is happening in our hives, new techniques for keeping bees, beekeepers and their apiaries, the Backyard Beekeepers Association and in general, the wonderful world of the honey bee!

 


Overwintering My Hives by Greg Heller
2017-12-06 01:54

As I prepared this fall to settle into the winter routine of beekeeping, I did a lot of reading, reflecting, and discussing with others the reasons for colony failure in the winter.

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Winter Beekeeping Thoughts by Greg Heller
2017-11-17 03:33

Winter has suddenly and undeniably arrived in North Spokane County.

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A Sweet Partnership
2017-07-22 10:29

Humans have been tending bees for thousands of years and along the way we have learned many things about our wonderful, winged friends.

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The First Annual Bee Day Was a Success!!
2017-04-24 04:58

It never ceases to amaze me how friendly the beekeeping community is! Last Saturday, April 15th, was BeeManiacs first annual “Bee Day” and the Backyard Beekeepers Association was there to witness the festivities first hand.

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“Where Do I Get Information?”
2017-03-16 12:01

Today, I would like to introduce you to Molly Cole, an Apprentice Beekeeper with the Backyard Beekeepers Association, and the proud purveyor of “Our Little Acre Farm“.

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Classes

Beginner Beekeeping Class The Beginner Beekeeping Classes are for people who have little to no experience with keeping honey bees.  We cover topics such as: Honey Bee Biology Hive Equipment […]

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Youth Scholarship Program

The BBA is all about encouraging and supporting honey bee conservation!  We feel there is no better way to do that than by encouraging the youth of our communities to […]

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Meetings

Monthly Meeting Time: Monthly meetings occur on the third Thursday of every month – January to October. Doors open at 6 pm for socializing and our education segment begins at […]

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Bee Blog

What’s The Buzz? Follow us as we discuss what is happening in our hives, new techniques for keeping bees, beekeepers and their apiaries, the Backyard Beekeepers Association and in general, […]

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Swarms

As a service to our community, Backyard Beekeeper Association members listed here, can be contacted in the event a swarm is located in your area.  Before you spray, please call us […]

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