July Meeting- Honey Tasting Contest

July Meeting- Honey Tasting Contest

July Meeting- Honey Tasting Contest For our July meeting we held a black jar honey tasting contest and a  photo contest! These are our winners! The Tom Rhyne Apiary Honey at Halyburton won 1st place, 2nd place went to Lynn and Blythe Hodgen and 3rd place went to Al...
Field Day Meeting

Field Day Meeting

Field Day Meeting The NHCBA meeting in June was a Field Day opportunity for our members! New beekeepers were able to work with an experienced beekeeper as they did hive inspections. We were able to see various important features in the hives-the queen bee, eggs, the...
Honey Harvest

Honey Harvest

Honey Harvest Earlier this summer we had our 1st Honey Harvest at The Tom Rhyne Apiary at Halyburton Park! This event was sponsored by the NHCBA and the City of Wilmington. Guests were able to  learn about honey bees through an observation hive, various educational...
Tom Rhyne Apiary Dedication Ceremony

Tom Rhyne Apiary Dedication Ceremony

Tom Rhyne Apiary Dedication Ceremony On March 25, 2023 we held an Apiary Dedication Ceremony at Halyburton Park to honor Tom Rhyne.  Tom served as NHCBA president 2018-2019. He worked towards our goal of having bees in a public setting. Unfortunately he lost his...