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Queen Rearing Calendar

The Beekeepers of the Susquehanna Valley are pleased to offer the following Queen Rearing Calendar Generator to the beekeeping community.

Your calendar will open in a separate page, suitable for printing.

When are you going to graft?

Brenda, I owe you a bee.

A lone worker bee attached herself to the windshield of my car during tonight’s meeting at Aucker’s Apiaries.  She stayed there through 60mph driving for the entire 25 mile drive home.  Does this mean I can keep her?


Deal: Saplings from Columbia County


The Columbia County Conservation District’s  annual sapling sale is underway. A very nice description and the order form can be found here:


Order Form:

Two bucks for a 20 inch sugar maple?   A great deal, and an excellent chance to add some flowering trees and plants to your apiary.  Be sure to take advantage of this excellent opportunity.