• Monthly Lesson

    Learn about beekeeping with Puget Sound Beekeepers Association Seattle WA

    Learn about beekeeping with PSBA

    Prior to each monthly meeting  PSBA offers a free beekeeping lesson designed to be relevant to the current time of the year. Lesson content will support the student through the apprentice beekeeper certification program with Washington State Beekeeper Association. These lessons are geared for the new and experienced beekeeper alike. Lessons are from 6:30 – 7pm on the fourth Tuesday of the month (Check monthly meeting  schedule)  followed by announcements and our main speaker. Come and increase your beekeeping skills with PSBA!

    Monthly Lesson Info Sheets:

    Hive-Inspection-Sheet_PSBA –  Hive Inspection Logs

    January  – Equipment & Making a Start in Beekeeping

    February – The Honey Bee and her Products, Hive Inspection Logs

    March – Spring Management, Mite Monitoring

    April – Swarming

    May  – Summer Management and Honey Production and Honeybee  Allergies

    June  – Diseases, Parasites & Pests….Oh my     Forage W of Cascades

    August – Fall Management

    September – Nectar, pollen, queen rearing, and honey labeling