Fall Management Guide
September 22nd marks the first day of fall - The Autumnal Equinox. The days are getting shorter and leaves are beginning to drift from the trees. As summer turns to fall it is time to consider the potential options for getting hives closed down for the season. For a full rundown of prep activities for fall management visit our fall management page. Read More...
October 15th Field Meeting
Fall is here and it is time to winterize our hives. Join NWNJBA for the October meeting this weekend as we do the last bit of maintenance on the mentoring hives in preparation for winter.
We'll answer any questions you might have and give you guidance on how to prepare your hives for overwintering.
Location: NWNJBA Mentoring Hives -
Round Hill Park (Across from Deerpath.
Time: 11:00 AM to 1 PM
Parking: Typically we park at Deerpath and walk in. If the field is dry enough you may find the gate open and can drive up to the hive
For full driving directions CLICK HERE.
Our 2016 Calendar is posted. Visit our calendar page to see what we have on tap for you this year. Here is the summary view of the second half of the schedule.
Oct 15th | Club Mentoring HIves
Fall Management - Hive Winterization
Oct 15th | Bordentown NJ
NJBA FALL Meeting - Dr. Tew - CANCELLED
Nov 2016 | Date / Location TBD
Beekeeping in Italy - Black Label Honey Contest
Dec 10th | Echo Hill Lodge
NWNJBA Holiday Meeting and Elections
NWJBA will be sending final notices about membership renewals. Those who have not renewed can still renew via our registration process. Those who do not respond to our final renewal request will be assumed to be dropping from our roles and will no longer receive updates and communications from NWNJBA.
Please take the time to renew if you wish to remain a member
Facebook - Daily Posts
Our plan this year is to post an article a day. Each day we'll comb the web for something to share with you. Check out a Facebook page at: http://facebook.com/nwnjba
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NWNJBA Gadget Garage
Visit our gadget garage. This is a collection of different equipment items and techniques that you can use for beekeeping. Swarm devices, waters, hive stands and more.
The New Jersey Beekeepers Association offers
scholarships to youth who have an interest in beekeeping. If you would like to know more about the program click the link below
The NJ Swarm Report
What is the New Jersey Swarm Report? Visit the page to see information about swarms being reported all over NJ. More information is
available at the website.
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NWNJBA Newsletters and preview our newsletter archive. The newsletter is released quarterly.