2018 ABA Spring Conference Planned for Searcy

This year’s Spring ABA Conference will be held February 23-24 at the Harding University Campus in Searcy, Arkansas.

Our special guest speakers this spring will be Ralph “Buddy” May from South Carolina, and David Burns from Illinois. Both of our guests are hardworking, practical, full-time beekeepers, with lots of wisdom, tips and tricks to share with us about their experience and success in the bee business. Visit arbeekeepers.org for more information.

February Meeting News

We had a great turnout for the February meeting. Head count was 57.

The club welcomes Justin Lowe of Rural Route Farms, a local commercial beekeeper and supplier of nucs and queens.

Attendees were reminded of the upcoming Beginner Beekeeping class on February 20th and 27th.

Attendees were reminded of the Spring meeting of the Arkansas Beekeepers Association to be held in Searcy on February 23rd and 24th. Checkout arbeepers.org for more information.

The next meeting will be the first Monday in March. Hope to see you there.