Dadent catalogs are available: www.dadent.com , 888-922-1293. Dadent p82 has stainless steel extractor, hand cranked M00385 listed for $199.50. This may be the best reliable low cost extractor for beginners available. Dadent has supplier in Waverly if beekeeper wants to save on shipping.
Brushy Mountain has free freight for any Beekeeping class member's first order over $100. Remember on frames: wedge top bar and divided bottoms.
Beekeeping Shortcourse 2014 class members that want beekeeping certificate by Ross Conrad are eligible. Next step is to get date for written test. Presentation at event is final step.
Northern Berkshire Beekeepers meet in North Adams Price Chopper fourth Tuesday 7 pm of month. The March 25 meeting will feature Jacob Esh presenting History of Beekeeping.
Beekeeping Shortcourse 2014 meeting five is planned for March 13.
March 15, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., the Southern Adirondack Beekeepers Association will host a seminar at the Hudson Valley Community College Tec-Smart extension building, 345 Hermes Rd., Malta NY. One free admission is available to Beekeeping class member.
Thursday, April 10, Bennington County Beekeepers Assoc. will hose Aaron Morris of Round Lake as the guest speaker at the Crispe Room at the Vermont Veterans Home in Bennington.
On Sat., July 12, Bennington County Assoc. will host the Vermont Beekeepers Association at Grace Christian School, 104 Kocher Drive, Bennington, VT. Beekeepers attending will find entrance fee worth the information presented. Bennington club members should be available to welcome visitors to Bennington.