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Hey, New Members!

Hi, New Members! GAB has two news items just for you. First, at our next meeting on Thursday, February 5th, we’ll be handing out the New Member packets. Packets include contact information and a whole lot of Florida-specific beekeeping info, including a one-page month-by-month guide perfect for hanging on the

GAB Membership Drive!

If you are not a member of the Gainesville Area Bee Club, here’s your chance to join and get free stuff!  Now through December 2014, all NEW club members will receive a beginning beekeepers packet of information and a chance to win the woodenware for a basic bee hive (top,

Nucs delivered to club members!

It was a lovely spring day when our nuc order arrived from Dadant’s.  About ten club members eagerly waited at the entomology building for the trailer of nucs to arrive, and the transition of bees from nucs to hives went pretty smoothly.  Good luck to our new beekeepers!   In

Date change for March Meeting

Please note that the March meeting will be held on March 13th instead of the 6th.  We are postponing our meeting for the convenience of those attending Bee College on March 6-8.  Stephen Cutts, Apiary Inspector, will discuss apiary prep as we kick off the honey season.  We’ll also hear