KSBA announcements

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 […]

It’s Time to Renew Your KSBA Membership

Annual membership runs from January 1 to December 31. Dues are $15 and cover all immediate family members living at the same address. Members who are 80 years old or older are granted free membership. Membership includes: Entry to the KSBA spring, summer, and fall meetings. Subscription to the Bee […]

2017 Membership Form is Online

The new membership form for 2017 is online. Be sure to use the new form when sending renewing or signing up as a new member this year. The 2017 membership form is two pages. The first page is the same as it has always been. The second page allows you to […]

Fall KSBA Meeting Nov. 5, 2016

KSBA will meet on Nov. 5, 2016 at Jenny Wiley State Park. All members are encouraged to attend. Scheduled speakers are: Gabe Blatt, West Virginia queen producer, will speak about preparing yards for queen production. Dan O’Hanlon will discuss West Virginia’s Bee Immunity law. Lindsey New, Pulaski County’s Farm Service […]

Don’t Forget to Send Event Announcements

Is your organization hosting workshops, classes, or similar events related to honey bees or beekeeping? If so, send a short description of the event to Shannon Trimboli, KSBA webmaster, to have it added to the KSBA calendar and posted as a news event on the KSBA website. All announcements should be submitted […]