Ian Steppler has volunteered his yard for a 2018 Beekeepers picnic. For those of you who are interested in seeing his operation and enjoying a day with the Ian and his bees; we will be holding the picnic on June 16th with a rain date of June 16th. Ian says himself “So I’m planning on growing a bee beard at this year’s proposed Manitoba Beekeepers Association field day… Anyone have advice?” He sounds as ready as anyone has ever been for such an endeavor More details to be announced!
Please note that the MBA mailing address has changed. The new address is: Manitoba Beekeepers’ Association 180-235 Vermillion Road Suite# 199 Winnipeg, MB R2J 3M7 February 15 to 17, 2018 is the 112th Annual Convention and Annual General Meeting. Please see attached documents on registering and notice of events. Agenda: MBA Convention Speakers Agenda Labour Meeting Poster AGM 2018 Agenda Topics for the AGM Reports Financial 2017 Year end and 2018 Budget Barry Fingler Fund Research Priorities Election of 3 or 4 Directors Resolutions If you have any Research Priorities you wish the MBA to support and initiate through the Barry Fingler […]
With new changes to the MASC overwintering program the MBA would like to make its members aware that the program has a longer measured benefit for reporting good years as the threshold for a payout goes up on average to match your measurable level of loss year to year. For more information follow the link below or contact the agent at your local MASC office. https://www.masc.mb.ca/masc.nsf/program_overwinter_bee_mortality.html