Inspecting a Honey Bee Hive

Inspecting a Honey Bee Hive

Queen Bee - See the Difference?

Queen Bee - See the Difference?

Gathering Pollen

Gathering Pollen

Honey Comb

Honey Comb

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Promoting Better Beekeeping in Maryland

We are a club of hundreds of beekeepers in the state of Maryland.

State Beekeepers Meeting!

!! FREE !!  FULL DAY of BEE EXPERTS PRESENTING INFO YOU NEED TO KNOW! (Plus PRIZES!) February 17 LOCATION:  Bel Ai...

Master Beekeeper Quiz / True or False #1

EAS offers a Certificate of Master Beekeeping for people who can pass extensive written and oral exams and show proficie...

Plants For Bees

Plants for MONTGOMERY COUNTY, MD ! Many blossoms are beautiful AND help bees, others are actually poor sources of the n

FIND LOCAL Honey

Local honey is fresh, tastes great, and by supporting local beekeepers, you are supporting local bees! These indepe...

FIND LOCAL Honey

Local honey is fresh, tastes great, and by supporting local beekeepers, you are supporti...

The Honeypot

THE HONEYPOT Official Newsletter of the MONTGOMERY COUNTY BEEKEEPERS ASSOCIATION Octo...
Two frame extractor

How to Borrow the Honey Extractor

MCBA Members can borrow extractors to take home, and they can use a refractometer (to meas

Report Unwanted Bees

Take My Bees! MCBA's Beekeeper-Volunteers can relocate honey bees from your home or...

What We've Been Talking About....

25
Jan

Plants for Bees

Plants for MONTGOMERY COUNTY, MD ! Many blossoms are beautiful AND help bees, others are actually poor sources of the nectar and pollen that honey bees need to survive. Help honey bees! Grow plants
15
Jan

2018 Feb 7th Meeting

CHANGE OF DATE FOR MCBA FEBRUARY MEETING!!!   February’s monthly meeting will be on Wednesday, February 7th at 7pm – NOT on the usual 2nd Wednesday of the month. The meeting was rescheduled so
09
Feb

MEAD TASTING

Sunday Feb 11 Charm City Mead works – Tour and tasting. Tour at 12:15 pm Tasting at 1:00 pm approximately Flights cost $8.00.  10% of profits will be donated to a beekeeping cause. MCBA will prov...
07
Feb

Maryland State Beekeepers Association Fall Meeting, Elections and Honey Show

FEB 17 !!!  Maryland State Beekeepers Association  Winter Meeting For more information, see the MSBA site:  CLICK HERE!  
02
Feb

SCONES

Scones From WithLoveAndCupcakes.com PRINT light, flakey scones, full of woodsy thyme and subtly sweetened with honey. yield: 12 scones INGREDIENTS 3 cups all-purpose flour
02
Feb

THYME SHORTBREAD

Honey Thyme shortbread from a recipe in South Brunswick Magazine - summer of 2017 Ingredients: 2 cups all purpose Flour 2/3 cup sugar 1 Tablespoon fresh Thyme, chopped 1 tsp salt 3/4 cup cold...
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MCBA Runs on VOLUNTEERISM!   There are many opportunities to participate. Click  to explore: Educational Outreach (Monthly Opportunities, Especially in April around Earth Day) Expand our Website (