Supplies  Equipment and American Bee Journal Information Mann Lake Bees and Bee supplies Ted and Becky Jones, suppliers of labels, honey, bees and pollination.  Support our local Connecticut beekeepers. Better Bee – Supplies from nearby Greenwich, NY.

Beekeeping Clubs The Backyard Beekeepers Association, Fairfield County, CT

www.massarofarm.orgA community supported farm in Woodbridge, CT., Southern Adirondack Beekeepers Association (SABA). Massachusetts Beekeepers Association.

Information State Agriculture, Apiary site, Tyson Emery.

Research  Mid-Atlantic Apiculture Research and Extension Consortium.  Great information, downloadable .PDF files and current research updates.  Dr. Dewey Caron who spoke at our Spring 2001 meeting is affiliated here. Carl Hayden Bee Research Center, Tuscon AZ. The mission of the Beneficial Insects Research Unit (BIRU) is (1) to develop scientific knowledge and biologically based technology that will enhance the role of natural enemies in managing key insect pests and weeds, and (2) to develop technology for managing honey bees in the presence of Africanized honey bees, parasitic mites and other pests. Bee Biology and Systematics Laboratory, Logan UT. Our mission is to conduct research of international scope which emphasizes pollination management challenges and the development of a diversified and stable pollinator base for U.S. agriculture and the environment.

Connecticut Links  The Connecticut Farm Bureau. Farm Bureau is a non-profit, membership organization. For more than 80 years Farm Bureau has been promoting and preserving agriculture, and protecting the rights of farmers and landowners. Farm Bureau invites all farmers, as well as non-farmers to become members and be part of “The Voice of Agriculture”. The Connecticut Agricultural Experimental Station.  Our state bee inspector is funded through this organization and they have been very supportive of the Connecticut Beekeepers Association.

General Links American Beekeeping Federation; A national organization representing all beekeepers from 1 hive in the backyard to the largest migratory operation. The Eastern Apiculture Society – Bring beekeepers of the northeast together. The American Honey Producers association is an organization dedicated to promoting the common interest and general welfare of the American Honey Producer.



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