2018 Bee Club picnic coming up soon!

The bee club picnic is coming up on July 28th (a saturday).  It is a fantastic event so I highly encourage all members to come.  You can reach the SignUpGenius link at http://nwdba.org/picnic  for more information and to register that you are coming.  Please do register rather than just showing up so that we know approximately … Read more2018 Bee Club picnic coming up soon!

Important Legislative Action from WASBA

A message from WASBA legislative chair Tim Hiatt, legislativechair@wasba.org View this email in your browser Beekeeper Liability Protection: Call to Action Our beekeeper liability protection bill, HB 2640, has been assigned to the House Judiciary committee for a public hearing. It hasn’t yet been scheduled, and time is running out! Please call and email: Chair … Read moreImportant Legislative Action from WASBA

Bee Availability List for 2018

Bee Availability List 2018                                        3/12/2018MS   This is a list of bee suppliers that NWDBA is aware of for 2018.  NWDBA puts this list together to help our club members find out about possible sources of bee packages, nucs, and queens.  However, we make no representation that these are particularly good suppliers – it … Read moreBee Availability List for 2018

April meeting talk – Fungi to help the Bees!

We are honored to be having two PhD speakers this month coming all the way from WSU!   Dr. Jennifer Han, a post-doctoral researcher in the Department of Plant Pathology, will be presenting her talk titled “Can Metarhizium save the honey bee?” in which she will be presenting her current research on developing hyper-virulent strains of … Read moreApril meeting talk – Fungi to help the Bees!