SIBA Bee Blog

SIBA General Meeting

SIBA Meetings occur the 3rd Thursday of each month through the year. Winter meetings change locations and that location is announced by December. Free to all, no fees or dues.

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SIBA General Meeting

Jeff Montag presents the steps “from start to honey”,  the year-plus progression in taking a new colony from start (nuc, swarm, package) all the way to harvest.

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Beekeeping Tips for November

In November, your bees will become broodless and start to cluster together in dormancy.  The exception is a periodic warm spell that allows them to move closer to stored honey and make those all-important cleansing (defecating) flights. Therefore, the beekeepers’ work starts to dwindle a little as your hives should be ready for winter with…
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