Oct
12

More Fall Meeting info.

Honey and Cooking show rules added. See links at right.

Oct
10

Fall Newsletter is posted!

The Fall newsletter is available in the newsletters section or click the link at right

Sep
30

2017 Fall Meeting

Fall Meeting – Saturday November 11, 2017, 8:00 AM –  3:30 PM                                          Location – Westfield State University Speakers: Meghan Milbrath, Coordinator, Michigan Pollinator Initiative,…

Aug
31

Pollinators in Decline

Saturday, September 16, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM, MassWildlife Headquarters The Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife (MassWildlife) is hosting an educational event for the general public and legislators about pollinators, factors contributing to their decline and steps that can be taken in Massachusetts…

Jun
6

Field Day updates

Added description of Field Day theme for 2017 – Keeping Honeybees Healthy, added link to presenters list. See Events/Field Day 2017

Jun
6

Added info about bears and protecting your bees

Dave Wattles of Massachusetts Division of Fisheries & Wildlife provided some very useful information about bears and bees. Go to “Protect your bees from bears” under “Useful Info”

Jun
6

Provide water to your bees!

Remember – bees need water – for hive cooling, making brood food, and processing crystallized honey. Provide a water source, like a bird bath with flat stones, and keep it filled all summer long.

Jun
5

Field Day registration

Field Day is coming up! Be sure to register for lunch. Register online using the link under Events – 2017 Field Day

May
12

Summer newsletter posted

The Summer 2017 newsletter can be found in the newsletters section. It is full of information.

Apr
21

EAS information page added

Mass Bee is a member of the Eastern Apicultural Society. Links are added to the latest Quarterly EAS Journal and to back issues.