May 2019 Newsletter

Click here to view the May 2019 club newsletter.  Besides meeting minutes, this issue introduces our youth beekeepers, shares information about Wisconsin queen breeders, has an update from our honey queen, and has a recipe for honey apple cake.

April 2019 Newsletter

Click here for the April issue.  You’ll find club news, meeting minutes, photos from the fish fry, and a recipe for honey glazed salmon.

2019 Youth Beekeepers Announced

The Dodge-Jefferson County Beekeepers Association is pleased to sponsor Mikayla Justmann and Brock Roy as the Youth in Beekeeping recipients for 2019. Each youth is sponsored with equipment, hive components, and live bees to install and care for one hive Read More …

March 2019 Newsletter

Click here to view the March 2019 newsletter.  This month’s issue has photos from the February fish fry event, club meeting minutes, information about our honey queen, and a recipe for honey glazed salmon.

February 2019 Newsletter

Click here Feb ’19 newsletter to see the February 2019 newsletter.  This issue contains a copy of the new club constitution and bylaws.  Also meeting minutes and a recipe for honey mustard potatoes.

2019 Honey Queen Crowned

Holley Schwartz, daughter of Greg and Tracy Schwartz of Watertown, was recently crowned for a second year as the 2019 Dodge/Jefferson County Honey Queen. Holley is a homeschooled student and member of the Watertown Badgers 4-H Club. As the 2018 Read More …

January 2019 newsletter

Click here Jan ’19 DJCBA Newsletter for the latest bee club news.  Inside you will find an interesting article on the possible benefits of mushrooms to bees, club meeting minutes and news, as well as a recipe for honey glazed apple Read More …

December 2018 Newsletter

Click here Dec ’18 DJCBA Newsletter for the December 2018 club newsletter.  This month’s issue contains a very informative article on how to diagnose winter killed hives.  Also you can review the November meeting minutes and see the recipe for honey Read More …

Teaching hive description

This document has some good pictures and descriptions of what is likely to be found in a brood box.  Teaching Hive Description  

November 2018 Newsletter

Click here Nov ’18 DJCBA Newsletter to read it.  Very interesting article on hive ventilation, club minutes, and a seasonal recipe for cranberry orange sauce.  Don’t forget the regular November meeting on Sunday 11 November, and also to sign up for Read More …