Links of Interest
If you have some favorite links related to our passion and
they’re not here, please pass them on.
Bees and Honey: Creating Pollinator Gardens (3/17/2021)
How You Can Help Count and Conserve Native Bees (12/10/2020)
Washington State Officials Hunt for Colony of ‘Murder Hornets’ (10/3/2020)
Armoatherapy in the Apiary (9/22/2020)
A guide to beekeeping for beginners. (7/1/2020)
Courtesy of Flowers Across Australia via Sean Morrissy
Creating a Wildlife Habitat in Your Backyard (Angies List). (3/19/2020)
Courtesy of Rutland, Vermont Horticulture Society via Jan Baker
A Warm Winter Means Headaches For Beekeepers : NPR One audio clip. (2/13/2020)
Dr. Anthony Snider, U.N.C.W. professor, gave a presentation entitled “Honey Plants” at the January NHCBA meeting. It should be of great interest to all beekeepers in SouthEastern North Carolina. He has graciously agreed that we could post it to our website. (2/2/2020)
A great link from a 4-H fan and his beekeeping project, thanks Jorge. (12/18/2018)
You’re a Bee. This Is What It Feels Like. (12/11/2017)
Bee, Hornet, Wasp? Visit this link for recognition details of these fascinating insects (10/8/2017)
Healthy Bees – Healthy People – Healthy Planet (7/18/2017)
From our 5th Grade friend Lauren (2/6/2017)
Ashley Stephenson, our most recent past club president, is featured in this interesting program about the rust-patched bumble bee (another important pollinator) (1/20/2017)
Honeybees and Winter (12/26/2016)
The Healing Powers of Honey (11/17/2016)
Pender event highlights growing interest in beekeeping (10/16/2016)
Bee Informed: Why did my honey bees die?
Star News Interview with our Secretary, Nicole Jones
Flowers and Bees: All about Honey – Pollination (5/2/2015)
7 Strange, But Great, Alternative Uses For Honey (2/22/2014)
Europe Bans Pesticides In Move To Protect Honey Bees (4/30/2013)
The Otherworldly Calm of Wolfgang Laib’s Glowing Beeswax Room (4/5/2013)
Funny Honey? Bringing Trust To A Sector Full Of Suspicion (12/14/2011)
From Our Blog
We recently had a honey tasting contest at our meeting and had members vote for their favorite honey! It was a sweet time for all. Our winner was Ellen Gurganious with her amazing Bee Kind Honey! Ellen won the Golden Hive Tool Award and bragging rights! A close 2nd...
Bees In A Tree The bees from this tree were rescued from the tree by NHCBA and the City of Wilmington Tree Dept. The hive will be relocated to its new home at Halyburton Park in August. Check out the video below for more info!
Recently some of our members have been working with the Boy Scouts on a brand new Apiary at Halyburton Park. Take a look at some of the progress photos below, and join us for the grand ribbon cutting ceremony later this month! Check out our blog for more information...