The Heart of Virginia Beekeepers had another successful class of new beekeepers!!
The Hands-On event will be
March 23rd at 1 pm.
The Heart of Virginia Beekeepers will meet Tuesday, April 2nd at 7 pm at the Prince Edward County Extension Office across from Lowe's in Farmville. The March meeting was cancelled due to various weather forecasts including low temperatures the night of the March 5th meeting. For more information call Mary Jane Morgan at 434-315-1433 or visit Facebook.
The 2019 Beehive Distribution Program will be accepting application STARTING July 1st. In 2018, within days, the beehive distribution program was maximized and all funds were appropriated to the overwhelming response by beekeepers. PUT THIS DATE ON YOUR CALENDAR AND APPLY ASAP on July 1st. More information to follow or attend our next meeting in Farmville. (2018 Information: http://www.vdacs.virginia.gov/plant-industry-services-beehive-distribution-program.shtml )
Check out our Facebook page for great pictures and information on past club events. Our website is fairly new, but our Facebook page has years of club event information.
The Heart of Virginia Beekeepers Club is dedicated to supporting local beekeepers and educating the public about the role honey bees play in the region. The club hosts monthly meetings, a mentor program, and a yearly new beekeepers class to provide support to beekeepers. Monthly meetings are open to honey beekeepers and enthusiast alike.