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2017 Bee School Schedule

The Central Ohio Beekeepers 2017 Bee School will be on Monday’s and Tuesday’s.... 

Bee Tourism

You might want to check this out: Slovenia’s abuzz with bee tourism!EM.EMPTm  Read More →

New Website

Many thanks to COBA’s friend Jim Stockton for helping us update the website.... 

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Volunteering Opportunities

Volunteers Needed!

Please consider volunteering some time for COBA. It’s a good way to reinforce... 

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Current Events

Bee Study on Neonicotinoids

Attached is a link to the latest study on neonics.  Read More →

Ohio State Fair

Thanks to all of the COBA members that helped out at the OSBA venue at this years state fair. COBA worked setting up and the final day of the fair. This is a wonderful event that allows beekeepers from across the state to educate the general public on bees and other important pollinators. We have had great feedback and many thanks from the OSBA team.... [Read more of this review]

Carmen Conrad

Many thanks to our speaker this month, Carmen Conrad. Carmen provided a timely presentation on how to show honey and other products of the hive. This fit right in with the up coming fair season. Thanks from all of us.  Read More →

A winter that won’t let go.

It snowed in Cleveland this weekend and we had frost on the “last” frost date in Columbus. What appeared to be a wonderful mild winter that helped many of our bees survive just won’t go away. The up and down temperatures with rain every other day are causing the bees to just go┬ácrazy. I came home last night to see two swarms in the... [Read more of this review]

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