Williamson County Area Beekeepers Association
What to learn more about beekeeping?
Interested in becoming a beekeeper?
Read our monthly newsletter, click through our website. Join our monthly meetings, see dates/times and links below (meetings are still virtual).
All are welcome!
We are focused on supporting "new" and established beekeepers and on increasing beekeeping knowledge and participation in the community.
Have questions? Let us hear from you. Contact us.
WCABA - NEWS
Monthly Membership Meeting -Tuesday, January 25, 2022
We are planning to meet live in January and we will also be virtual.
If possible, we look forward to seeing you Tuesday night @ 7PM!
at the George Town Library - Hewlett Rm,
402 W 8th Street Georgetown 78626
or virtual, see Zoom Link below.
We are now taking club member orders for nucs and queens. See our newsletter for information and the order form.
Our meetings are the 4th Tuesday of each month (No meeting in December)
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we are also having our member meeting virtually at 7 pm, (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
Do some research NOW, and plan 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!
To know more about our organization, please read our Monthly Newsletter!
Looking for used supplies?
or landowners who would like you to park your bees on their land?
Marketplace: Buy or Sell
Interested in Membership?
AG Exemption Info
Information about getting
an AG Exemption.
WCABA - Contact Us
Have questions about
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.