Author Archives: lbamin
Preregistration for our upcoming field day will open on September 15. Thank you for your patience as we work to make this year’s field day the best yet and your registration process as easy as possible.
As of May 20, 2018 I’m not too impressed with the nectar harvesting being carried out by my bees. It looked to be a good year back in March but with April I had my doubts. Lots of swarm captures … Continue reading
1996 SARE/USDA mite elimination study for 1 year in Vermont confirms temperature will work with no harm to our bees read and enjoy. https://projects.sare.org/project-reports/lne96-066/ An article about preserving bees [Bees infest a Monroe daycare] – Of note, the two beekeepers … Continue reading
I missed the last club meeting this May but I did hear from some of the members the following: Question #1: “How long should we keep the oxalic acid-treated towels in the hive.” Answer #1: From my notes of the … Continue reading
Ideas for Beekeeping Meetings – by Keith Hawkins, LSU AgCenter Extension Agent One of the challenges of preparing for the monthly meetings of the SW Louisiana Beekeepers is presenting fresh, timely, relevant topics. SWLA Beeks has an advisory group to … Continue reading