By , on June 13th, 2017

HEARTLAND APICULTURAL SOCIETY July 13 – 15

HEARTLAND APICULTURAL  SOCIETY    July 13 – 15

EVANSVILLE, INDIANA

Heartland Apicultural Society was founded in 2001 by Tom Webster (Researcher, Kentucky State University) Greg Hunt (Entomology, Purdue University), and Zachary Huang (Entomology, Michigan State University).  The first conference was held …

By , on June 3rd, 2017

MBA Applications on hold

Please excuse our dust!  We are transitioning to a new system for taking membership applications to join the club.  We would love to have your join, but we appreciate your patience as we need a bit to get the new …

By , on January 18th, 2017

MBA Spring Conference 2017

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!!!

2017 Spring Conference (update: Feb. 22, 2017)

All folks interested in bees are welcomed to attend!

This year’s Spring Conference will be held at the Kellogg Center on the Michigan State University campus during ANR week …

By , on January 17th, 2017

Value of honey bees in Michigan from pollination service and honey production

Value of honey bees in Michigan from pollination service and honey production
 Zachary Huang, Michigan State University
1. Value of honey bee pollination in Michigan, based on 2015 data

The Western honey bee Apis mellifera plays a crucial role for

By , on September 21st, 2016

Chatfield Students Enjoy a Year of Beekeeping

The Michigan Beekeepers Association supported young beekeepers with a donation to the Chatfield School.

View photos of Chatfield students with their bees – bee-pics

Read a thank you letter from Chatfield students to MBA.…