Williamson County Area Beekeepers Association
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Monthly Membership Meeting -Tuesday, June 22nd
Our meetings are the 4th Tuesday of each month.
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we are still having our member meeting virtually at 7 pm, June 22nd (fourth Tuesday) via “Zoom” software.
Click Zoom meeting link below. This is a recurring meeting.
Read our monthly Newsletter to find out more.
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 824 7506 8933 Passcode: 909659
*If you are planning to join from an iPhone or iPad, be sure to download this application first: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/zoom- cloud-meetings/id546505307
Time to plant perennials...that bees love.
Native and Adapted Landscape Plants for Central Texas
Download PDF and read through this really handy booklet with a list of trees, shrubs, perennials, yuccas/succulents, prairie grasses, vines, groundcovers, and turfgrasses along with their potential size and growing requirements. You will need to research nursery availability for these plants, most are draught tolerant and they have all proven to be successful in Central Texas!
Beekeeping begins with learning about bees!
VIDEO: Here is a little bee knowledge for you to check out.
Watch this short video created by PBS on the honeybee and
how we get honey...
Guide for new beekeepers or those interested in becoming beekeepers, produced by the Texas Honey Bee Education Association and the Texas Beekeepers Association.
WCABA offers opportunities to gain hands-on experience in your journey to know more about bees through meetings, the newsletter, classes, events and more. For more information Contact Us, we are happy to talk with you about beekeeping!
Learn more about bees!
Monthly Beekeeping suggestions
by Phil Ainslie
Take a look at our monthly beekeeping checklist.
May 25, 2021
April 27, 2021
March 23, 2021
Looking for used supplies?
or landowners who would like you to park your bees on their land?
Marketplace: Buy or Sell
USDA ARS Honey Bee Breeding, Genetics, and Physiology Research Unit Baton Rouge, Louisiana - Beekeeping Research
USDA Beltsville Bee Research Laboratory Beltsville, Maryland - Beekeeping Research
USDA Carl Hayden Bee Research Center Tucson, Arizona - Related resources for research information on beekeeping and honey production.