The Dane County Beekeepers Association (DCBA) exist to promote and improve the beekeeping practices for commercial and hobby beekeepers; improve the marketing of apiary products; and promote the concerns among beekeepers in the Dane County, Wisconsin area.

Next Meetinghoney bee

June 27, 2017
  • July 2017 Club Meeting - Inspecting a Colony
    June 27, 2017 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

    Location: 5814 Main St, McFarland, WI 53558

    Note: This meeting will be a week early due to July 4th is the first Tuesday.

    We will meet in Dale Marsden's bee yard. Dale will demonstrate and provide tips and tricks of how to inspect a colony. Bring you veils.


We are an informal group of beekeepers in the Wisconsin Dane County area. Anyone keeping bees or interested in keeping bees is welcome to participate. Join the a Madbees google group to join in the email discussion and/or join us our monthly meetings.


Many club members are able and willing to give you practical help.  Post your request on Madbees, and someone will answer. Alternately, a club member, Jeanne Hansen is available to call at 608-244-5094