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This organization is a chapter of the North Carolina State Beekeepers Association serving apiarists in Madison County of western NC.

This chapter meets on third Monday of each month at the Madison County Cooperative Extension Service Center, 258 Carolina Lane Marshall, NC 28753 (ph. 828 649-2411).  Consult the table below for specific dates.  Meetings typically begin with a pot-luck dinner at 6:00 pm followed by the program at 6:30 pm.  Contact the Cooperative Extension Service Center office for more information about chapter activities and upcoming meetings.



Current Officers

  • President - Rod Bowling
  • Vice President - Bob Momich
  • Secretary/Treasurer – Lisa Burns

Learn about beekeeping at Bee Schools in the area:

Upcoming Meetings in 2014 (check back for updates and revisions)

Date

Presenter and Topic

February 17

Jack Hanel, State Bee Inspector

March 17

Round Table - Moderated panel discussion using questions from the club members

April 21

Diane Almond - What's really going on with bees?

May 19

Phyllis Stiles, Bee City USA. -  Intro. to that program and presentation on pollinators and pollinator-friendly plants.

June 16

TBA

July 21

TBA

August 18

Jon Christie, of Wild Mountain Apiary -

September 15

Madison Beekeepers honey and honey recipe contest.

October 20

 TBA

November  - January

No meetings these months.

 

Useful links:


Updated:  10 February 2014