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2017 Spring Board Meeting

February 25, 2017, 1:00 pm CST, at James E. Ward Ag Center in Lebanon, TN (East/West Building). The main gate is now …

Beekeeping Classes

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

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 …

TBA Benefits for Local Associations

As of February 25, 2017, the Tennessee Beekeepers Association had 42 affiliated associations with about 1,691 members. It only takes six local members …

Pollinator Stewardship Council

The TBA supports the work of the Pollinator Stewardship Council. The mission of the PSC is to defend managed and native pollinators vital to …

Need help with a swarm?

Swarming is how  honey bees reproduce at the colony level.  The queen will leave the hive along with up to half of …

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 …

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 …

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 …