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Tennessee Master Beekeeper Basic Level Classes

The Tennessee Master Beekeeper Program provides classes required for maximum reimbursement through the Tennessee Agricultural Enhancement Program (TAEP). Experienced beekeepers can receive …

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Upcoming Meetings

The 2015 TBA Conference will be held October 9 & 10 at Hyder-Burks Agricultural Pavilion in Cookeville, TN.  Jennifer Berry, Apicultural Research Coordinator and …

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Beekeeping Classes

Many local beekeeping associations will offer a beekeeping “short course”, introductory class, or other sort of bee school. The TBA encourages all …

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Find Your Local Bee Club

The Tennessee Beekeepers Association encourages all beekeepers to take part in the activities of a local beekeeping organization. Click on the club …

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Want to Become a Beekeeper?

Interested in becoming a beekeeper? Beekeeping can be enjoyed by almost anyone in Tennessee, whether you live on a farm or have …

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TBA Benefits for Local Associations

As of March 14, 2015, the Tennessee Beekeepers Association had 39 affiliated associations with about 1,500 members. It only takes six local members to …

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TN Hive Registration

Tennessee law requires all colonies to be registered with the state. Click here for a registration form in PDF format that you …

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Tennessee Queen Breeders

The Tennessee Queen Breeders Association is committed to helping all beekeepers build better genetic stock and improve upon winter survivability. Whether a …

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Is It Really Honey?

There has been a lot of attention lately to the issue of adulteration among imported honeys.  Here are two articles that shed …