KSBA announcements


Honey Booth at the Kentucky State Fair

The Kentucky State Fair is August 17-27, 2017. As always, the Kentucky State Beekeepers Association (KSBA) will have a Honey Booth at the fair. While KSBA organizes and coordinates the booth each year, we rely on the help of our local associations for staffing the booth on a daily basis. […]


KSBA Business Meeting to be Held June 3, 2017

KSBA’s summer business meeting will be immediately after Kelley Beekeeping’s field day on June 3, 2017. Kelley Beekeeping is graciously allowing KSBA to use a room in its new training center (formerly the old office building) for our business meeting. All KSBA members are invited to attend this members-only business […]


Update on the KSBA Buy Local page

By: Shannon Trimboli The Buy Local page on the Kentucky State Beekeepers Association’s website is off to a great start! It was officially launched on February 5, 2017. The page currently showcases honey bee related products and services offered by almost 70 of our members representing 45 different counties in Kentucky. […]


2017 Spring Meeting Report

By: John Benham The 2017 spring meeting of the Kentucky State Beekeepers Association was held at the Boyd County Fairgrounds in Ashland, KY on Saturday, March 18, 2017. Over 80 beekeepers and soon to “bee” beekeepers attended. Our speakers did an excellent job of providing programs that were informative and […]


KSBA 2017 Spring Meeting Will Be March 18

By: John Benham The spring 2017 meeting of the Kentucky State Beekeepers Association will take place Saturday, March 18, at the Boyd County Fairgrounds in Ashland, KY. All beekeepers or those interested in beekeeping are invited to attend. Registration with coffee and donuts will begin at 7:30 a.m. ET and the […]


KSBA Launches New “Buy Local” Page!

Members of the Kentucky State Beekeepers Association (KSBA) can now advertise their honey bee related products and services on KSBA’s new Buy Local page. Products and services listed on the site include honey, pollen, propolis, nucs, queens, lotions / creams, lip balms, candles, beeswax, beekeeping equipment, honey bee related art, plants […]


Update on New Memberships and Renewals

We are excited to announce that we have had over 100 new members join and old members renew over the last couple of months! John Benham, KSBA treasurer, will be sending out membership cards and welcome letters at the end of February. If you have questions about your membership, feel […]