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Jun
12

Field Day 2017 Events Schedule

See link under Events/Field Day 2017

Jun
10

Field Day reminders

2017 Field Day Reminders PLEASE register at https://www.massbee.org/events/2017-field-day.  Also please register and pre-pay for your $10 BBQ lunch NEW ADDRESS  UMASS Agriculture Learning Center 911 North Pleasant St.  Amherst   June 17th   Event starts at 9:20 Get there EARLY  

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.

Apr
16

Mass Bee supports H. 2113, “An act to protect Massachusetts pollinators”.

Mass Bee sent a letter to Ms. Gailanne Cariddi, Chairman of the Joint Committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture, in support of H.2113. See it here.

Apr
4

2017 Field Day info added under Events