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Feb 10

Swarms and unwanted bee colonies

Swarms Honey Bee swarms are a natural biological event.  Although swarms normally occur during the spring months of April and May in Alabama, they could happen in other months as well.  Beekeepers do their best to prevent their own colonies from swarming throughout the year but often nature will not be cooperative. Conditions that include …

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Jun 10

Beekeepers Helping Beekeepers

Even with all of the information available on the internet, there is no substitute for one to one discussion. Anyone that would like to talk to someone about their bee problems or concerns may contact any of the following Baldwin Beekeeper Association members.  These members have volunteered and are ready and willing to help you with …

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Alabama State Laws and Forms

The State of Alabama requires all honey bee hives to be registered by October 1 of each year. Honey Bee Hive Registration Form The law also states “Owners shall be required to mark all hive-bodies and supers with an easily identified symbol” ALA Brand Registration form State of Alabama Apiary Inspector for our area: A …

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Mar 03

: Hello and Welcome from the BCBA!

Thank you for visiting us at, online home of the Baldwin County Beekeeper Association. We’d like to also invite you to join us at one of our regular monthly meetings that are typically held on the first Monday of each month at the PZK hall, 17933 State Hwy 104 in Robertsdale, Alabama. Explore our …

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About Us.

The Baldwin County Beekeepers Association was founded in 1952 for the purpose of bringing together local beekeepers to share their knowledge, experience, and enjoyment of beekeeping. We continue this effort today with our active group of masters, novices, and newcomers. Join us at our monthly meetings, visit our Facebook Group, or contact one of our …

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