Northern Illinois Beekeepers Association
Here is the 2016 membership form. Please download and print the form. Fill it out and bring it to the Janurary or February meeting. .doc version hereÂ The pdf version is here.
We have moved our meetings back to the McHenry County Farm Bureau. Check the meeting page for more information and the calendar for dates.
Our club president, Corky Schnadt, was interviewed on WBEZ. Check out the recording at this link:
If you want to skip some of the other stuff on the show go to about 21 minutes in to the recording.
10 Ways to Protect Bees from Pesticides
Here is an intersting artical on how to see how well your queen was mated. Unfortunatly it requires your queen to be dead.
Diagnosis of failing queens by inspecting the spermatheca