Monthly Archives: October 2011

Learning to Make Mead

Mead makers and owners of Starrlight Mead, Becky and Ben Starr visited our club in October to share with us how to make mead (honey wine). Ben and Becky have been making mead for over 7 years and what started … Continue reading

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Person County Takes 1st Place at State Fair

Way to go PCBA on bringing home the Blue Ribbon from the 2011 North Carolina State Fair! The booth theme was “Plant to Plate, How Honey Bees Impact What We Eat”. Honey bees are responsible overall for the pollination of … Continue reading

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State Fair Booth Pics

The success of Person County’s 2011 State Fair booth entry was very much a group effort that resulted in a first place blue ribbon! From set up to blue ribbon, here are some photos of our club’s booth for the … Continue reading

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September 2011 Meeting Minutes

NEW BUSINESS Previous Meeting Minutes Mary passed out copies and requested approval for last month’s meeting minutes, Lewis Cauble motioned to pass and Tom Savage seconded.  All approved, motion passed. Heifer International Donation Inge confirmed that the donations collected from … Continue reading

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