Announcements


FIRST OUTDOOR MEETING -- SATURDAY APRIL 29

Our first outdoor meeting of 2017 will be in Uxbridge at 12noon this Saturday April 29. Details under events.

 


HIVE INSPECTIONS ARE AVAILABLE

The MA apiary inspection service is now available. If you are interested in having an inspector check your dead hive, please submit an online inspection request here:

MDAR Apiary Inspection Request Form


You can also call 617-626-1801 to request a visit from an inspector.

 


MA HIVE LOSS SURVEY 2016-17

Submit your colony losses and apiary updates to: https://goo.gl/forms/Mgz8NozLi6cM5iPz1

 


POLLINATOR PLAN COMMENTS

The MA Pollinator Protection Plan Comments and Recommendations have been compiled and are available for public viewing: http://www.mass.gov/eea/docs/agr/news/pollinator-plan-comments.pdf

 


WCBA EXTRACTORS

WCBA has several extractors available for rent to our members. For details see here.

 


DOES YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS NEED UPDATING?

If your membership is up to date but you are not receiving club emails (quarterly newletter & important announcements), please contact our treasurer Phil Gaudette to update your email in our records.

 


MEMBERSHIP RENEWALS DUE AUGUST 31

Membership has its benefits!  Quarterly newsletter, discount on beekeeping trade journals (Bee Culture and American Bee Journal), free admittance to the WCBA indoor meetings which include our March and October speaker meetings, discount honey jar ordering, club honey extractor program and much, much more.  Don't delay, renew today!


Membership renewals are due by August 31 every year.  Dues are $15.  You can renew by mail or at any of the club meetings.  The membership renewal form can be found here.