Northeastern Kansas Beekeepers
We are building a knowledgeable beekeeping community through fellowship, classes, and events. (class page)
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Trying to work out the sugar-to-water ratio (1:1 or 2:1) for feeding sugar syrup to your bees? Here's a link to a spreadsheet calculator. (Page Link) Download and save the calculator for future reference.
NEKBA is your Northeastern Kansas Beekeepers' Association.
Welcome, and thank you for exploring our site. Check out what's happening locally for beekeepers on our FB group site, what's going in our hives, and what's blooming in your backyards. Come back soon.
Beekeeping is an increasingly popular, enjoyable, and deliciously rewarding hobby. As a local association, we offer you some advice on how to continue and get started in 2019. The association connects you with other beekeepers, and supports a common effort to promote and protect bees, and the beekeeping industry, of which we are all a part.
Use the links to subscribe directly and on-line...annual subscription rates average to just $2.08 per month.
You need either or both of these monthly magazines to help keep up-to-date with beekeeping. Sign up!!! There is no excuse.
Don't try to go it alone when fantastic information is right at your finger tips. As part of your beekeeping experience, it's important to be up-to-date with the trends in biology, honey processing, and so much more! The club newsletter and monthly meetings, classes, and events supplement each other.
The Northeastern Kansas Beekeepers Association has a more than 71 year legacy of supporting beekeeping from 1948 through 2019. Learn more about us. 2018 was our Platinum Jubilee !!!
We offer region specific knowledge, and support for all levels. Join, renew, register, subscribe! more
2019 kansas honey producers October meeting! (Kansas' state beekeepers)
An monthly meeting is just not enough sometimes? Join us for a 2-day bee conference for all levels and commercial as well as hobbyist. Meeting October 18 & 19, 2019 in Wichita, KS (Friday & Saturday). Organizers are busy planning.We will have some 'work shop' presentations. See you there after another exciting beekeeping harvesting year! (KHPA link). 2 DAYS of bee education.
Our most recent NEKBA newsletter ...August 2019 "Bee Buzzer"
Next club meeting on Monday, August 19, 2019 in Lawrence, KS !
NEKBA 2019 Membership Form (download) to print & mail.
Non-members are welcome to attend meetings to learn more.
EXPLORING THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF BEEKEEPING TOGETHER
For honey bees and beekeepers, we give each season our best effort in making an indispensable contribution to our rich and healthy environment. It is not just because we have a special delicacy but due to our passion and responsibility to the world in which we all live.