Category Archives: Resources

TBA Clinic THIS WEEKEND in Arlington

  Just a quick reminder regarding the Texas Beekeepers Association Summer Clinic taking place in Arlington on June 10th. It looks like an excellent list of speakers and topics this year, so if you haven’t yet purchased tickets we’d encourage … Continue reading

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Beekeeping For Beginners: Setting Up Your Apiary

Trinity Valley Beekeepers Association is offering a 6-part “Beekeeping For Beginners” series in 2017. These classes are available as individual sessions ($35 per family) or as a package at a discount ($150 per family). Fees are further discounted for Trinity … Continue reading

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Monthly Meeting – Integrated Pest Management in the Hive

Past EventMarch 12 7:00 – 9:00pm(Beekeeping) Q&A Session 6:45pmThe Point (at C. C. Young Campus)4847 W. Lawther Dr, Dallas, TX  Please join us to learn about Integrated Pest Management in the hive. TVBA member and former president Alan Eynon will … Continue reading

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If you have a swarm

by flickr user London Permaculture If you think you have a honeybee swarm and you would like to have it removed, we can send out an email to our list of swarm removal experts. Please follow these steps: Verify that … Continue reading

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Monthly Meeting – Bumblebees in Texas

Photo by Texas Bumblebees Past EventNovember 7, 7:00 – 9:00pmQ&A Session 6:45pmThe Point (at C. C. Young Campus)4847 W. Lawther Dr, Dallas, TX  Join us to hear bumblebee expert Michael Warriner’s presentation all about bumblebees in Texas. While most everyone has … Continue reading

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Plant of the Month – Victoria Blue Salvia

by Jerry Alcorns Victoria Blue salvia plants reach 18″-24″ tall, with a similar spread. The deep blue flowers run up and down 8″-10″ flower spikes. The foliage is also attractive, being a grayish-green. Blooms all summer long. Grow Victoria Blue … Continue reading

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Monthly Meeting – Honey Tasting – Bring Your Honey

Past EventAugust 1, 7:00 – 9:00 pmThe Point (at C. C. Young Campus)4847 W. Lawther Dr, Dallas, TX It’s time for our annual honey tasting! Please bring a jar of your recently harvested honey (make sure your name and hive … Continue reading

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Monthly Meeting – “Bee-Safe Integrated Pest Management”

Past EventApril 4, 7:00pmQ&A Session 6:45pmThe Point (at C. C. Young Campus)4847 W. Lawther Dr, Dallas, TX Randy Johnson, the Horticulture Director of the Texas Discovery Gardens and owner of Randy Johnson Organic Consulting will speak about bee-safe integrated pest management. Nature has … Continue reading

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Monthly Meeting – “Bee Plants and Integrating Them Into Your Landscape”

Past EventMarch 7, 2012, 7:00pmThe Point (at C. C. Young Campus)4847 W. Lawther Dr, Dallas, TX Spring is just around the corner (if not here already) and it is time to start planning our Spring plantings. Join us for a … Continue reading

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Links/Resources from Past Events

These are from events from July 2011 and back. Please note that some information may not be current. Please comment if you find any broken links. Resources from more recent events will be with the event descriptions on the Meeting and … Continue reading

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