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 …

October 2018 Newsletter

Click here Oct ’18 DJCBA Newsletter to view the latest newsletter.  This issue has an article regarding surveyed attitudes toward honey, club meeting minutes, memorial to club member Russ Haecker who recently passed, and a recipe for Honey Taffy.

September 2018 Newsletter

Click here Sep ’18 DJCBA Newsletter to see the latest newsletter.  You will read a wrap up of our club booth at the county fair, and please note that a new newsletter editor will be needed soon.  Many thanks to Dylon and Read More …

August 2018 Newsletter

Click here Aug ’18 DJCBA Newsletter to read the August newsletter.  This month’s content includes memorial words for our dear departed long time club member Lois Nass, minutes from the last club meeting, other club news, and a tasty idea for Read More …

Honey Mint Iced Tea

Ingredients: For 1 gallon of tea: 7 bags Black tea 2 bags Green tea 3 bags Moroccan Mint tea 10 oz Honey   Instructions: Bring about 1/2 gallon of water to a simmer, turn off heat and steep tea bags Read More …