Indiana State Beekeepers

ISBA 2014 Summer Meeting–Saturday June 21:

The ISBA Summer Meeting will be at the Purdue University Bee Lab.    Registration and social hour is from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.–the meeting begins at 9:00 a.m and ends about 4:00 p.m.

For directions to the bee lab see the website.

The registration fee, which includes lunch, is $20.00 for an individual or $30 for a family.  If you wish to pre-register and avoid the lines at the summer meeting, you may pre-register by clicking here.

There will be an auction and door prizes.

Selected News for Beekeepers

Health Canada issues notice of intent on use of neonicotinoid pesticides in 2014. SEE MORE NEWS LINKS

ISBA Beekeeping School

If you are interested in keeping honeybees or if you are just interested in learning more about this amazing creature, this school is for you.        READ MORE

Indiana Queen Project

The Indiana queen  project was developed to provide Indiana beekeepers with northern-bred stocks that are tolerant to tracheal and varroa mites. This project will benefit beekeepers who adopt this as well as nearby beekeeping operations, by preventing the spread of mite-infested bees…  READ MORE

Membership Renewals or Join the ISBA

Have you renewed your membership yet, or, want to join?  There are two simple ways to renew or sign up.

If you are not a member, we encourage anyone who has an interest in beekeeping or related areas to join.   If you are unsure when your membership expires, contact Debbie at hoosier.buzz@yahoo.com or call 317-432-9578.

For new memberships, download the ISBA Membership Form 2014 and mail your membership info and dues.

If you’d like to sign-up on-line, click here.