Meeting Information

Click here for a pdf copy of the agenda:  PBBA Agenda May 2023

Tuesday, May 9, 2023
7:00 PM


We’ll be meeting in person and via Zoom, hopefully

NOTICE:  People may choose to mask at any time.  We’ll be using social distancing.  If you do not feel well please remain at home and we will try to join via zoom again.

Welcome and call meeting to order

  • Any new and guests members – please introduce themselves
  • Business Meeting
    • Minutes
    • Treasurer’s Report
    • PBBA Waiver

Next meeting on Friday June 2nd at 12-1pm:  NE Apiarists’ Honeybee Lunch and Learn Series – ME, NH, VT, MA, CT, RI, NY, New Brunswick CA

  • Bee Talk
    • What’s happening in May
      • How did you all do installing your bees?
      • Topics of Interest
        • Beekeeping Activities (inspections)
        • Nutrition
        • Equipment
        • Population Management (swarming)
        • Pests, parasites and diseases
        • Making splits
        • Raising queens
        • Much more!
      • Hive Inspections
        • Hive Preparation for new bees (dead outs)
        • Cleaning up your frames and hive bodies of colonies that made it through the winter (bee poo; mold; and mite droppings)

Close of Meeting

Theme: Elation by Kaira.