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
Bee City USA Wilmington was one of the first 10 cities to be named "Bee City USA" to recognize the importance of pollinators in our community! Check out this video to learn more about the large role pollinators play in Wilmington!
We recently received thank you notes from the Kindergarten classes of Bellamy Elementary school. Sandy Cecelski, Holly Cunningham and Susan Warwick did a Honey bee presentation for the kindergarten classes. Students played forger bee games, collecting water, pollen...
At our meeting on April 19th we had approximately 50 people come for a pot luck dinner! The turn out was great and we had some new and old faces enjoy our time on the patio. There was also a raffle for a Nucs that was won by Bob Jordan! We were able to tour the...