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 7, 2016
  • June 2016 Club Meeting - Queen Grafting
    June 7, 2016 from 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm

    Location: 1160 Washington Rd. Stoughton WI 53589


    Matt Hennek began grafting queens this year and has had good success. He will explain the process of grafting queens as well as the challenges and lessons learned as a new grafter. We will be at his house and also have some demonstrations with actual bees. Bring a chair and a veil.

Membership

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.

Mentoring

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