Welcome to the Northern Kentucky Beekeepers Association
! NKY Beekeepers Association Annual BEGINNING BEEKEEPING SCHOOL !
SAT FEB 25, 2017
10 am - 2 pm
Boone County Extension Office
6028 Camp Ernst Road
Burlington, KY 41005
The school is FREE and open to the public
REGISTER by phone: 859-586-6101
or online at boone.ca.uky.edu
Bring brown bag lunch - drinks & dessert provided
This introduction to beekeeping will cover:
Overview of beekeeping
Equipment & Tools of the trade
Pests & Diseases
There will be door prizes - and a RAFFLE where you could win beekeeping tools, equipment,
even a BEE HIVE & possibly BEES (a NUC HIVE) !
! REGISTER TODAY !
We are an organization of beekeeping enthusiasts. Beekeeping is
a centuries old hobby - keeping and caring for honeybees to preserve
them for their usefulness in pollinating plants and providing healthy
beehive products that include honey, propolis, bees wax and pollen.
Download our Brochure here
Even if you don't keep honeybees, there is a lot you can do to help preserve and protect. "Bee" a part of the solution, as there is a lot we can learn from the honeybee.
Check out our Learning Center Page
Need to Contact Us?
Beefriend us on facebook or scroll down to NKYBA Officers List
Scroll down to the bottom of the page to find a member in your area.
Swarming Season is around April and May! (Sometimes earlier, sometimes later)
Local Honey & Local Equipment Suppliers:
2017 NKYBA Officers
President: Tom Spille email@example.com
Vice President: Rhonda Hampton firstname.lastname@example.org
Secretary: John Meier email@example.com
Treasurer: Anna Gurley firstname.lastname@example.org
Member at Large: Carl Knochelmann email@example.com
NKYBA Members' Honeybee Swarm List Contacts
Blenke, John 813-758-9009 (Campbell)
Bushelman, Rita 859-586-6641 (Boone)
Bushelman, Tom 859-859-689-7789 (Boone)
Carr, Jack 859-630-6172 (Boone)
Gluck, Brenda 859-242-2420 (Bracken)
Hagedorn, Katie 859-757-8327 (Campbell)
Hunt, Jack 859-620-3174 (Boone, Kenton & Campbell)
Kerr, John 513-608-9013 (Boone, Kenton & Campbell)
Knochelmann, Carl 859-466-5700 (Kenton, Campbell)
Kreutzjans, Michelle 859-344-1421 (Kenton)
Messer, Pamela 859-991-5197 (Boone)
Meyer, Stacie 654-1330/859-620-8208 (Pendleton)
Moutoure, Pete 859-380-8472 (Boone, Kenton & Campbell)
Moyer, Michael 859-802-5903 (Campbell)
Neltner, Kyle 859-635-1541 (Campbell)
O'Connor, Robin 859-640-2865 (Kenton)
Ridings, Bill 859-957-3889 ((Boone, Kenton & Campbell)
Rothhaar, Rosie 859-802-1678 (Boone)
Shaughnessy, Nancy & Mick 859-653-4581/859-620/8684 (Kenton)
Spare, Patrick 859-445-5061 (Kenton)
Spille, Tonia & Tom 859-393-4571/859-393-6323 (Boone, Kenton)
Steidle, Ken 859-816-9440 (Boone)
Vesper, Christian 513-315-0222 (Boone)
Wheeler, Robert 859-586-6364 (Boone)
Local Building Extraction/Construction Contacts
You may also contact your local Cooperative Extension Office for information on healthy crops for your honey bees to forage.