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Dave Davis will be the speaker at the July 23 TCBA meeting.
David Davis will update the TCBA on pesticide programs and share the county's educational efforts to protect pollinators.
Burton Beasley
Do probiotics have any measurable gut benefits for honeybees?  Burton Beasley, a Master Craftsman Beekeeper, will talk […]
Dr. Greg Hunt
Dr. Greg Hunt, a retired Purdue University professor and a pioneer in honey bee genetics, will speak to the Toe Cane Beekeepers Association monthly meeting
Brandon Simmons
Brandon Simmons, owner of Foothills Farm & Apiary, will speak to the Toe Cane Beekeepers Association […]
Ed Speer or Sweet Betsy Farm in Marion, NC
Ed Speer will present some interesting and sometimes surprising findings about our local honey content and color on Tuesday, Feb 27.
Dear TCBA Members and Friends, On behalf of the newly elected board, I am pleased to […]
Beekeeper Ashby Millr and his wife Cori.
Beekeeper Ashby Miller of Ashby Farms will talk to the Toe Cane Beekeepers Association about how he is developing “a better bee.”
Debbie Griffith
Master Beekeeper Debbie Griffith will present details on how to strengthen your honey bee hives in the fall to decrease your winter losses on August 22, 2023.
Dr. David Tarpy
The guest speaker at the Toe Cane Beekeepers Association’s April 25 meeting will be Dr. David Tarpy, N.C. State Professor and NC Extension Apiculturist.