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What's happening around town for D and the Beez?

October 2023

We have a lot going on the next few months in beekeeping and education.

  • Greenwell State Park Open Barn Vendor Show, October 7th, 10am - 1pm.

  • ASMB Family Fun Festival, October 22nd at the Charles County Fairgrounds, 4pm - 7:30pm.

  • Lexington Park Volunteer Rescue Squad Craft & Vendor Fair, October 28th, 9am - 2pm.

  • The Magnolia Market at Serenity Farms.  October 28th 10am - 4pm.  Admission proceeds benefit the Amanda Shay (Odom) Wilkins Memorial Nursing Scholarships and donating children's books to cancer centers.  

My Favorite Beekeeping Books & Magazines

In no particular order...

  • Beekeeper's Handbook by Diana Samataro and Alphonse Avitabile

  • Bee Culture Magazine

  • Pollinator Protection - A Bee and Pesticide Handbook by Carl A. Johansen & Daniel F. Mayer

  • The Beekeepers Bible by Stewart Taborie Chang

  • Honey Show Classes - A Guide for Competitors by John Goodwin

  • The Healing Powers of Honey by Cal Orey

  • The Hive and the Honey Bee - A Dadant Publication

  • Honey Bee Democracy by Thomas Seeley

Articles & Blogs

June 30, 2023 - Interview with Diane by The DelMarVa Farmer

November, 2022 - Diane Wellons

2021 - Diane Wellons, University of Montana Graduate Master Beekeeper

More to come...

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