Activities and Events

2013 Day of Honey Bee

DAY OF THE HONEY BEE 2013 CELEBRATION WHEN: Took place on Saturday 25 May 2013, 9:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m WHERE: Forks Market, Winnipeg; Centre Court area, near kitchen (Centre Aisle-West end) WHAT: Celebrated the Importance of Honey Bee for pollination WHO: Food consumers, gardeners, farmers and fruit growers are invited WHY: To see and learn which foods depend on pollinators. The Manitoba Beekeepers Association (MBA) successfully requested the Provincial Government, and several Rural Minicipalities (ST.Andrews, Rosser, Rockwood, Gimli, and Whitemouth) around Winnipeg, to proclaim 29 May 2013 as “The Day of The Honey Bee” in recognition of their importance for pollinating plants producing […]

2011 Field Day

Beekeepers Field Day and Summer Picnic Wednesday June 22, 2011, Glenlea Research Centre, Glenlea On Wednesday 22 June 2011, Manitoba Beekeepers’ Association together with the Red River Apiarists’ Association hosted interested beekeepersfor an afternoon of food, information, and social time. Over 60 people met in the Multipurpose Room at the Bruce D Campbell Farm & Food Discovery Centre at Glenlea, Manitoba. As guests approached the Research Station Road, they were welcomed by the large brown sign “Bruce D Campbell Research Station”. After parking, guests went into the Farm & Food Discovery Centre. BeeMaid began the days’ events with an update session […]