I highly recommend that you find a club near you and also that you talk with your county agent and neighborhood association before you begin to keep bees.
I attend the Meetings of the Beekeepers of TANGI-TAMINGTON
and have learned a tremendous amount about beekeeping from the President; Kevin Mixon and the other officers and members of the club.
Current Officers are:
President: Kevin Mixon (985) 320-5019, Vice President: Stephen Mixon
Secretary: Margaret Prell, Treasurer: Huey DeCoto, Governor At Arms: Mike-
Meetings are the First Thursday
of every Month at 7:00 pm
December is The LBA Honeybee Convention
FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH COVINGTON
16333 Hwy 1085 Covington, LA 70433 Click
here for Googlemap
From I-12 take exit 59, Take Highway 21 N, Drive .9 miles
Turn onto Highway 1085 also called "Bootlegger Road"
The church is first building on the right about 1/4 mile down
is the large multi-colored
(red, yellow, blue) building behind the church.
CLUBS, ASSOCIATIONS & MEETINGS -Find a Club near You!
American Beekeeping Federation
American Honey Producers Association
Louisiana Beekeepers Association
LBK Link to Louisana Clubs
RIVER REGION OF LA
USDA Bee Lab Baton Rouge
Georgia Beekeeping Association
Long Island Beekeepers
Russian Bee Breeding Association
National Pollinator Stewardship - formerly Pollinator Defense Fund