By , on October 6th, 2015

Absentee Ballot for Fall 2015 Elections Now Available

As required by the MBA constitution, an election will be held during the 2015 fall conference.  Offices up for election this year are the MBA preside, secretary, and district representatives for the odd numbered district.

In addition, two constitutional amendments …

By , on September 24th, 2015

2015 Fall Meeting Slate of Candidates

As per the MBA Constitution, the following positions will be up for election at the Annual Meeting, October 24, 2015.  This meeting will take place Saturday afternoon following the fall conference at Great Wolf Lodge.  All positions are for …

By , on September 21st, 2015

Two Proposed MBA Constitution Changes for 2015 Fall Meeting

The MBA is proposing two separate changes to the MBA constitution.  These changes will be up for a membership vote during the annual business meeting at the 2015 Fall Conference.  All MBA members are encouraged to attend the annual …

By , on July 20th, 2015

Eastern Apicultural Society (EAS) 2015 Conference

The 2015 Eastern Apicultural Society (EAS) annual conference will be held in Guelph, Ontario, on August 10 through August 14.  This is one of the three “biggies” in the bee world.

Go to and check it out and register …

By , on July 3rd, 2015

MSU Provides Queen Rearing Course

Michigan State University Queen Rearing short course teaches the basics of queen rearing.  Learn the basic principles and underlying biology, and practice key methods hands-on. Topics covered include queen and drone mating biology, timing of