Official Newsletter of the



May 2017

Allium giganteum

May Honey Bee Power Plant

Giant Onion – Allium giganteum ‘Globemaster’ This month, we feature the bulbous perennial commonly called Giant Onion. This may very well ...
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Early May Letter from the South

You will recall that at the end of March, I was turning down swarm calls because I had no equipment ...
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MCBA: Volunteers Make It Happen

The Montgomery County Beekeepers Association is entirely run by volunteers. Over the years, we have had many so people who ...
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April MCBA Meeting Recap:  Cybil Preston, Chief Apiary Inspector

Cybil presented an overview of work done by her department and reminded members that registering our hives with the Department ...
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April 2017

March MCBA Meeting Recap: Tim McMahon, How Do Honey Bees Differ from Other Bees?

As MCBA members, while we have a primary interest in the honeybee, the environment in which apis mellifera lives and ...
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