For Members

As a member of the New Hanover County Beekeepers Association, you have access to resources, our community of beekeepers, association information, and more.

Pay membership dues online.

NHC Beekeepers Equipment Rental

Equipment Request

Request to use equipment provided by the NHC Beekepers Association for free.


Get meeting information and more.

Beekeepers Mentor Program


Learn more about the NHC Beekeepers Members’ Support Mentors.

Beekeeper Resources


Get information on mites, feeding, and other beekeeping information.

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Pay Membership Dues Online

New and current members can now pay their membership dues online. Interested in joining the NCHBA? Download the Membership Application form.

Bee School

Join the NCSU Apiculture and Dr. David Tarpy for online BEES schools. Students are able to view the ‘Beginner’ Beekeeper Education & Engagement System (BEES) content and interact online with each other and NCSU instructors.

Bee School

Connect with Other Members

Our members participate on Facebook, listen in on all the activities, ask questions, and get answers. Be sure to Follow the New Hanover Beekeepers Association on Facebook.

Resources On Our Blog

May 2021 NHCBA Meeting

May 2021 NHCBA Meeting

May 2021 NHCBA MeetingHoney Harvest Meeting! We held our first in person meeting since the covid shut down May 20th! Great to see everyone and have everyone paritcipate! We had a speacial guest from Retro Meadery share samples of their products and give us their...

Apps for Beekeepers

Apps for Beekeepers

App for Beekeepers Detect the Mite Load in Your Hives | Mapping Tool to Help Pesticide Spplicators and Beekeepers Communicate  By: The New Hanover County Beekeepers AssocationMiteCheck Download from the App Store   MiteCheck is an app for both beginning and...

A Short History of Beekeeping

As a way of introduction into this topic, many people have requested some information about the history of Beekeeping. As a former history teacher (many years ago), I decided to take a look at the topic. I have relied heavily on Eva Crane's book TheArchaeology of...