Honey Bee Survivability &
Suceeding as a Beekeeper
This is a website dedicated to helping beekeepers all over South Carolina stay informed with the business of beekeeping and Honey Bees.  If you are visiting this page to understand more about Honey Bees you are in the right place too.  

Read SCBA President Bill Grayson's recent address to the State Members....click here.  
To Contact any member of the SCBA Executive Board click here.

2014 THEME 
HoneyBee Survivability and Succeeding as a Beekeeper
SCBA is conducting a contest to the name the 2015 SCBA Theme.  The winner will win $200 towards a gift certificate to their favorite beekeeper supplier.  
Honey bees are very important to SC because of the large number agriculture farms.  Honey bees benefit all crops, gardens, trees and flowers.   For the State of SC Blooms are important to beekeepers.  click here to see the list of plants for SC.
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Interested in starting a hive of honey bees Most local associations conduct winter or early spring beginner beekeeping classes. 
To find an association click here...

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Bee Removal If you are having an issue with honeybees on your property, please contact a local beekeeper.  Click here to see a list Local Associations.  There is also additional resources click here.
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We are on the cutting edge of research but to make that happen we need funds to get these projects done.  If you would like to donate click here...

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Recent Publications


Tami Enright for The Bee Cause was quoted in a recent article in the Synergies-A Reader for Regional Sustainability

EAS Fall Journal 2013-Take time to look thru the articles and pictures.  EAS stands for Eastern Apicultural Society Click here to learn more....   

Catch the Buzz by Kim Flottum, Bee Culture  In this article Kim explains research findings that indicate that the Queen Bee gives signals are deeper than the pheromones she puts out.  More on Kim Flottum .....



PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR THEME ENTRIES BELOW. ONCE YOU ENTER YOUR THEME, YOU WILL BE ENTERED IN THE CONTEST. YOU CAN ENTER AS TIMES AS YOU LIKE.
 

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We are a private non-profit organization dedicated to education and advocacy ensuring that South Carolina beekeepers have the information & tools they need to meet the challenges of modern beekeeping.

Published on Mar 2, 2013

A short film about honey bees by Peter Nelson. Original score by John Powell. Narrated by Bill McKibben. 
Filmed as part of the Miro Inspiration Challenge sponsored by Vision Research and Abel Cine.



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