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2024 Hands-on Workshops

 Introductory Hands-on WorkshopsInterested in learning about bees but not becoming a beekeeper? Introduction to Beekeeping is the course for you!Brand new and trying to figure out if beekeeping is for you? Check out the Introduction to Beekeeping!New but jumping right into things and getting bees this year? Take both Introduction to Beekeeping and Pest Management for Beekeeping to make sure…
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May 18, 2024
Ontario Beekeepers' Association News

Free Bee Biosecurity Workshop – ONLINE

Wednesday, May 1, 2024 - 7:00pm to Wednesday, May 8, 2024 - 9:00pm Hosted by OSCIA, beekeepers are invited to attend this free Bee Biosecurity Workshop to learn more about on-farm biosecurity best management practices and key areas of your farm to evaluate when developing a biosecurity plan as well as potential cost-share opportunities. Taking a workshop is a first step…
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April 20, 2024
Ontario Beekeepers' Association News

Bee Biosecurity Workshop – ONLINE

 Hosted by OSCIA, beekeepers are invited to attend this free Bee Biosecurity Workshop to learn more about on-farm biosecurity best management practices and key areas of your farm to evaluate when developing a biosecurity plan as well as potential cost-share opportunities. Taking a workshop is a first step in creating a Biosecurity Plan for your operation and identifying gaps in…
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April 20, 2024
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2024 OBA Spring Meeting

2024 OBA Spring Meeting Friday, April 5th - 9:00am to Saturday, April 6th, 2024 - 5:30pm The OBA Spring Meeting will take at the Ancaster Fairgrounds in Ancaster, ON.Convention will be hybrid: In-person & ONLINE via Zoom (both require registration)Early bird registration rates will end on March 27th - Don't delay.There will be a tour to end the day on Saturday, April…
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March 6, 2024
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Call for Youth Representative for the OBA

The Ontario Beekeepers’ Association is seeking nominations for our Youth Representative volunteer position. The selected Representative will be able to act as a liaison between the OBA Board of Directors and its youth members, as well as between the OBA and Niagara College beekeeping students, as appropriate. They will have the option of attending Board Meetings, and participating on Committees…
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February 27, 2024
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Request for Marketing and Sales Channels Advice and Plans

The OBA’s vision is that Ontario leads with well-informed and skilled beekeepers, healthy and plentiful honeybees raised in Ontario, a prosperous beekeeping industry as well as a widespread appreciation for honey and for the critical role that honey bees play in agriculture.   Although the mandate of the OBA is to ensure a viable and sustainable beekeeping industry, it is a very…
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February 26, 2024
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Job Opportunity – OBA TTP Technician

 Exciting Opportunity: Technician Position at Ontario Beekeepers' Association - Technology Transfer Program (TTP) About Us:Are you passionate about the world of bees and eager to contribute to cutting-edge research and knowledge transfer? The Ontario Beekeepers' Association (OBA) is inviting applications for a Technician to join our esteemed Technology Transfer Program (TTP). This is a fantastic chance to be an integral part…
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February 1, 2024
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Job Opportunity – OBA TTP Lead

 Lead Specialist Opportunity: Ontario Beekeepers' Association - Technology Transfer Program (TTP)About Us:Join a leading organization committed to the health and sustainability of Ontario's beekeeping community! The Ontario Beekeepers' Association (OBA) is searching for a dynamic Lead Specialist to take the reins of our Technology Transfer Program (TTP). This position offers a unique chance to make a lasting impact on the…
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February 1, 2024