Welcome to the home page of the Tri-State Beekeepers Association. We are a group of hobbyists in Ohio, Marshall, and Belmont counties who are dedicated to promoting beekeeping. We meet monthly and host local and state speakers in an attempt to educate beginners and foster camaraderie among more seasoned members. The meetings are always casual and supportive, drawing on the knowledge of veteran members in an exchange of techniques and know-how. We foster novice beekeepers through a mentor program, pairing an experienced member with a newbee.
We support a speakers bureau with individuals enthusiastic about presenting programs on bees and beekeeping for private and civic groups. The Tri-State Beekeepers Association welcomes all interested individuals to contact us for an informative and memorable experience.
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UPDATE ON NUCS AND PACKAGES
Nucs will arrive on Thursday, April 23. We will have them by 6:00 pm and they can be picked up at Steve Roth’s home.
Packages will arrive in the week of April 27 although an exact date has not yet been identified. Once we have a date, you will be notified. Packages can be picked up at Steve’s home.
If you have not yet paid for your bees, payment in full must be made at the time of pickup. If you are unable to pickup your bees on the assigned day, please notify Steve at 304-242-9867 to make arrangements for subsequent pickup.
Our next scheduled club meeting will be held at the Good Zoo building in Oglebay Park on Thursday, May 27 with Annette Gantz speaking on her first year as a novice beekeeper. Please plan to attend. As always, the meeting will begin at 7:00 pm.