Honey lovers stick together
Kokosing Valley Beekeepers Association
Tuesday, April 21, 2009 @ 7:00 PM
"Comb Honey

The spring meeting of the Kokosing Valley Beekeepers Association will be Tuesday, April 21, at 7 p.m. in the Ag Building at 1025 Harcourt Road, Mount Vernon.

Comb honey will always be one of the most beautiful agricultural products in the world as well as being a wholesome food. Comb honey will be the topic of the meeting. Club President Chip Tuggle will be discussing comb honey production for hobbyist beekeepers, techniques involved, things to look out for, plus packaging your product.

Mark your calendars also for June 16, when club member Bev Simpson will be explaining and demonstrating everything you need to know about candlemaking with beeswax.

Upcoming Events:

* Ohio State Beekeepers Association Summer meeting is June 19 & 20

* HAS conference/workshop will be at Oberlin College July 9-11

* Mount Vernon Farmer’s Market begins the first Saturday of May

Come to the meeting (bring a friend), learn about bee keeping, participate in the raffle and door prize drawing, enjoy refreshments and socializing. The bees and we need your support.