Category Archives: Club News

2013 Bee School Off to a Great Start

The Person County Beekeepers Association 2013 Bee School has had a great first few weeks, (despite the weather). We have over 30 students who at the end of the class will be ready to begin their first season keeping bees. … Continue reading

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Ag Field Day for Person County 5th Graders

The NC Cooperative Extension and 4-H asked us to attend the annual Ag Field Day. Groups of 5th graders came by the booth to learn about the importance of honeybees to agriculture. Over 400 students were present. Here are some … Continue reading

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State Fair Bee Booth

Person County Beekeepers Association members were awarded ten ribbons out of eleven entries in the bees and honey category at the N.C. State Fair. More than half were for first place. While club members entered everything from an observation hive … Continue reading

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PCBA Participates in the Personality Festival

Person County Beekeepers Association was proud to be part of the 32nd annual Personality Festival in Roxboro. This is Person County’s largest event with rides, great food, arts and crafts, live music and dance. We offered honey tasting and an opportunity to … 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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