Winter 2017 Newsletter

MBA Winter 2017 The MBA Newsletter is published 4 times per year. To view it, you may use the freely available Adobe Reader program.  


Special General Meeting

The Manitoba Beekeepers Association (MBA) will hold a  Special General Meeting February 24, 2017 at 11:00 am at the Canad Inn, Polo Park Winnipeg. The purpose of this meeting is to approve a change in the MBA fiscal year from August 1- July 31 to January 1 – December 31. This change in fiscal period will allow the MBA to hold the Annual General Meeting (AGM) during the Annual Convention; satisfying our By Law to hold an AGM within 6 months of the fiscal year. All Voting Members are encouraged to attend.  


2017 MANITOBA BEEKEEPERS’ ASSOCIATION ANNUAL CONVENTION

Welcome to the 2017 MANITOBA BEEKEEPERS’ ASSOCIATION ANNUAL CONVENTION hosted at the Canad Inns Polo Park Hotel, 1425 St. Matthews Ave., Winnipeg, Manitoba on February 24 and 25, 2017. The Manitoba Beekeepers’ Association invites all beekeepers to celebrate its 110th Annual Convention this year.   Convention begins Friday February 24 2017 at 8:30 am with registration time before the session.  Research Symposium and Tradeshow events will be held both Friday and Saturday. Updates will be posted to the MBA Website www.manitobabee.org See registration form for details on registration costs and hotel information.   CONVENTION THEME:                 Sustainability     For Registration […]


Fall 2016 Newsletter

MBA Fall 2016 The MBA Newsletter is published 4 times per year. To view it, you may use the freely available Adobe Reader program.


111th MBA Annual General Meeting Resolutions

At the November 17, 2016 Annual General Meeting the following Resolutions were passed. If you have any questions or comments concerning these resolutions, please speak with a Board Member or email the Secretary at d.l.wright@nullshaw.ca   1)            Provincial Apiarist and Provincial Pollination Specialist WHEREAS there are many changes in legislation and research taking place that have implications for the honey bee industry, And, WHEREAS our Provincial Apiarist, Rheal Lafreniere, and Provincial Pollination Specialist, David Ostermann, spend many hours in meetings within the Ministry of Agriculture, on the phone, reading, collecting data and presenting at conferences and meeting to answer the […]


Summer 2016 Newsletter

MBA Summer 2016 The MBA Newsletter is published 4 times per year. To view it, you may use the freely available Adobe Reader program.


Swarms

If you have a honey bee swarm that you would like to have a beekeeper remove, please make contact with a beekeeper in the following ways. If you live in or near Winnipeg, you can find contacts through the local association at http://www.beekeepingmanitoba.com/ If you live in rural Manitoba, contact your local beekeeper directly.


Spring 2016 Newsletter

MBA Spring 2016 The MBA Newsletter is published 4 times per year. To view it, you may use the freely available Adobe Reader program.


Spring 2016 Newsletter

MBA Spring 2016 The MBA Newsletter is published 4 times per year. To view it, you may use the freely available Adobe Reader program.


2017 Manitoba Bees For Sale

Manitoba Bees for Sale – 2017 Nucs for Sale.    3 or 4 frames and new queen. Contact Jake at 204 513 0529 or jake@nulldestinyroad.ca Nucs and hives  for sale.   e-mail andyloewan@nullhotmail.ca or call 204-381-7993 or 204-346-9701 . Nucs and Hives For sale: All Hives are on 2 way pallets: Double brood Hives, w/2016 Queens, Single brood Hives, w/2017 Queens, 5 frame wooden Nucs: w/2017 Queens. Available late May. Contact: Ron @204-381-4529 or  email rtloewen@nullhotmail.com for more info. Delivery available or pickup in Brandon MB area   Bees for Sale 2016 Bygarski’s Honey Farm > 204-726-4177> Brandon, MB > Nucs (limited number) in […]