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February 12th Monthly Meeting

Everyone Welcome!!! Wednesday, February 12th, 2020 at 6:30pm at American Legion Post 101, Lowell

  • Main Topic: 
  • Honey Do List:
  • Rendering and Cleaning Wax-Debbie Seib
  • Preparing frames & making cut comb-Mike Seib
  • Bee Biology
  • Beekeeeping Vocabulary
  • Mentor Group Meetings
  • 6:30p-8:30p
  • Join our Facebook page for details

WE MEET 2nd WEDNESDAY  OF EACH MONTH

meeting dates Feb 12th, Mar 11th

at American Legion Post 101, Lowell

108 1/2 Commercial, Lowell, Indiana

Illiana Beekeepers Alliance Benefits & Resources

Join the Illiana Beekeepers Alliance FB Group

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 Join our Illiana Beekeepers Alliance Facebook group AND page to ask questions and share your beekeeping experiences! 

Planting Pollinator Gardens

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 Want to know what to plant and when?  Here are some great resources to explore and how to contact the IBA Pollinator Garden Committee. 

Partners in Beekeeping Program

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Our Partners in Beekeeping program offers experienced local Mentors you can team up with to build confidence and skill in your beekeeping techniques and hive management.

Lending Library

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 We have a lending library of Beekeeping & related topics.  Club members get access with a $10. refundable deposit. 

Beekeeping Mentor's Exam

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Want to become a Mentor?  Take our exam and see if you've got what it takes!  We want skilled teachers and that might be you!

New Beekeeper Checklist!

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Not sure where to start you beekeeping adventure?  Here is a good basic list of things you will need.

Traveling Library Display

traveling beekeeping display indiana illinois club beekeepers equipment hives educational classes

Schedule our free traveling display in your community library.  It is a well organized overview of the equipment, tools, images, and associated items of beekeeping.  We can provide a guest speaker also!  

Swarm Removal & Rescue List

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Did you see a swarm of bees that needs removed or rescued?  This is a list of members that independently offer that service to the community.

Local Honey For Sale

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Genuine Local Honey for Sale.  These Beekeepers agree to sell only honey locally produced exclusively in their Apiaries.  No blending of other honey is accepted.   This is REAL & LOCAL honey!

The "How to? & Where from?"

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The Doorway to learning.  Beekeeping related links where you can find and learn just about anything.

Recipes of the Illiana Beekeepers Alliance Members

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Find a honey recipe or post your secret recipes here for all to share

Honey Do List:

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At each meeting, we pass out a list of things you should be doing in your hive.  It gives good solid direction to becoming a better beekeeper

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108 1/2 E Commercial Ave, Lowell, IN 46356