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.
To Contact any member of the SCBA Executive Board click here.
We are accepting topics now. If you have a specific research project you would like done submit that to Kerry Owens. If you have a research project in mind, give topic name, measurable goals and desired results. Submit to Kerry Owens.
SC HoneyBee Research Grant
What research projects do you want to see accomplished that will help SC Beekeepers. Help Beekeepers in honey production, pest control, eliminating colony deaths, and proven survivability methods. Please contact Kerry Owens email or call 864-898-5122.
STATE NEWS AND UPDATE
The Executive Board met November 7 to discuss future plans for 2015.
Next meeting is scheduled to meet at the Joint Meeting in Feb 5, 6 &7 Any state members are welcome to come.
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.
Interested in starting a hive of honey bees
Most local associations conduct winter or early spring beginner beekeeping classes.
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 onKim Flottum.....
OUR NEXT STATE CONFERENCE FEBRUARY 5,6 &7 WILL BE HELD JOINTLY WITH NORTH CAROLINA IN MONROE, NC