Save the Dates:
Thursday, Feb. 8th, 2022
6:30pm – 8pm
Location: Ag. Civic Center, 26032 Newt Rd, Albemarle, NC 28001
Practical Beekeeping for New and Current Beekeepers
January 24th, 2022, through March 7th, 2022 (every Monday for 7 weeks)
6:30pm – 9pm
Cost: $30.00 plus book fee
Bill Smith Beekeeping Scholarship: This scholarship is a way to honor Bill Smith, Master Beekeeper in Stanly County, who has helped and mentored literally hundreds of beekeepers all over North Carolina. Our primary goal is to improve honeybee survival through mentoring.
Spring Field Day 2021 ~ Congratulations Anne Houck, Stanly County Beekeeper of the Year!!!
Thank you Joe Smith, Mark Smith, Anne Houck and Clint Brooks for a great day of beekeeping education.
And thank you Kacey Brooks of Brooks Mill Farms for the yummy lunch
Fall Field Day 2020 ~ Congratulations to Lauren Graves and Jamie Lowder who successfully completed their certified beekeeper practical test!
Spring Field Day 2020 ~ Congratulations to Karla Aldridge and Jacob Brasseur who successfully completed their certified beekeeper practical test!
Thank you ~ Nancy Ruppert, who provided some timely information about different types of splits. We inspected three hives and were able to demonstrate making a split using a queen cell from one of the hives.
Thanks to all who came out!