Beekeepers to meet Feb. 12

Posted January 24, 2013 at 12:00 am

The newly organized Western Missouri Beekeepers Association will begin a regular meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 12, in the Moore-Few Community Room located at 901 S. Adams Street, Nevada. This meeting will be an introduction to beekeeping, especially geared for those with little or no experience. Experienced beekeepers will explain the common practices of beekeeping and point out those details to watch for when opening and examining a hive.

The meeting is open to all interested in keeping bees, both experienced and those new to this fascinating practice. For further information, contact President Caroline Phillips at (417) 321-3587 or by e-mail at