Monthly Archives: November 2013

Mead Making 101

Mead usually conjures up images of loud vikings and boisterous drinking halls. In reality, mead is a refined and delicate beverage with many subtleties, flavors, and styles. Dry mead can be a refreshing aperitif, and sweet mead does nicely as … Continue reading

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December 3 Meeting – Annual Meeting and Elections

7:00-8:10     Call to order and annual meeting 8:10-8:25     Election of officers and board members 8:25-8:45     Beginners Q&A and ballot counting 8:45-9:00    Announcement of 2014 officers and board members This is a big deal. Our last meeting this year will set … Continue reading

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November WSBA Newsletter, News about Neonics

The NOVEMBER 2013 newsletter from the Washington State Beekeepers Association is now available. To view it: – Go to the WASBA main page, – Select “Newsletters & Info” from the menu bar. – Select “Current Newsletter: November 2013” The … Continue reading

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Beekeeping Uses for Political Signs

Follower Boards Inner Covers Honey collection box covers Telescoping top insulators Mite check slide board Nuc bottom boards Inner cover shim Entrance reducer Water collectors Cloake Board floor slide Queen castle dividers Wet/unextracted honey floor protectors Wax moth deterent dividers … Continue reading

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