New research now indicates that varroa mites feed on bee “fat bodies” and not completely the hemolymph. Some beekeepers are thinking about the implication on treating for mites. You can read one person’s thought here.
On Wednesday October 17th the BCBA held elections for 2019 officers. We are excited to announce the following:
- BCBA President – Dave Elsen
- BCBA Vice President – Julie Mazzoleni
- BCBA Secretary – Julianne Sanders
- BCBA Treasurer – Tom Cashman
We look forward to a 2019 season filled with good conversation, great learning for both new and experienced bee keepers, support and BEE FUN !
Please be sure the thank Steve Hupfer for 3 years as president and Lynne Lindgren for being our 2018 treasurer – THANK YOU AND WELL DONE!