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Tennessee Beekeepers Meeting

Upcoming Meetings

  The 2016 TBA Conference will be held October 7 & 8 at Hyder-Burks Agricultural Pavilion in Cookeville, TN. Dr. Dewey Caron, author of “Honey Bee …

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TBA Benefits for Local Associations

As of February 15, 2016, the Tennessee Beekeepers Association had 40 affiliated associations with about 1,600 members. It only takes six local members …

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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 …

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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 …

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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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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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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 …