Friendly bees on my hand

This month's photo comes courtesy of Kathleen Stang, our Association's Secretary and bee-tamer extraordinaire! Thinking of handling your own bees? Come and meet Kathleen and other members of Gilroy Beekeepers Association at the 2018 Santa Cruz County Fair from September 12-16 - look for The Bug Barn!

Honeybee on Dusty Miller

This month's photo comes courtesy of GBA member, Jaye Kendal. If you'd like to take a closer look at bees, the Gilroy Beekeepers Association will have a booth at the following country fairs in 2018: Santa Clara, August 2-5 Santa Cruz, September 12-17 San Benito, October 4-7

Historical look at keeping bees in California

Here are a couple of oldies but goodies - especially useful for beekeepers just starting out in California. However please be warned that some of the material presented in the publications is dated and you are advised to consult more recent publications regarding current laws, mites and bee disease treatments. "These publications are copyrighted by … Continue reading Historical look at keeping bees in California