Monthly Archives: August 2017

Update from the Indiana State Fair

John Miller and a group of SIBA friends manned The Beekeepers Of Indiana booth at the Indiana State Fair this last Saturday. They brought an observation hive and sold bee-related products including honey ice cream. Seventeen people worked through a fast-paced fun-filled day in the air conditioned Ag. building. Gross sales were $6032, a third…
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Beekeeping Tips for August

By Jim Orem and Ginger Davidson (www.GeezBeezHoney.com) School is starting back up and summer is starting to come to a close. Yet, it can still be hot out and the last thing on our minds is a cold, snowy winter. However, now is the time to start thinking about getting your bees into shape for…
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SIBA Booth at 2017 Aurora Farmers Fair

We're preparing early this year for the second time SIBA will set up at Aurora Farmers Fair. Garry Reeves blazed the trail for us last year... manning the booth mostly by himself just to see what it would take to run the booth so that he could report back to the club in hopes of…
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