News & Updates

Creating a Buzz about Bees in Ontario

Selling Food to Ontario Online Workshop Series
Organized in collaboration with community organ

OBA Strategic Plan

Strategic Planning

     In 2013, the OBA released a five-year Summary of Strategic Directions, carving a path forward to

Job Opportunity

Ontario Beekeepers’ Association Technology Transfer Program (TTP) is seeking to hire a technician for a 6-12 month contract.

Varroa Treatment Options

"Now or Never": Late Season Colony Managementfor Survival, Varroa Treatment Options and the Importance of Timing.

Final CAPA Statement on Losses for 2021-2022 Winter

The Canadian Association of Professional Apiculturists (CAPA) and Provincial Apiarists coordinated the annual

A note from Gard Otis re: Winter Losses

Gard W.

Grand Opening of the Apitherapy Wellness Center

Census of Agriculture

Have you checked out the reports from the latest Census of Agriculture for Canada?
Beekeeping is identified as "other anima

Winterloss Survey Results

Every year we like to see how well the bees did over the winter.

Bee Biosecurity Workshop - ONLINE

Hosted by OSCIA through CAP (Canadian Agricultural Partnership) funding, beekeepers are invited to attend this free Bee Biosecurity W

OBA Spring Speakers Series

Due to the ongoing COVID status, the OBA spring meeting will be a short, 2 week series of talks, conducted online.
The firs

Registration open for TTP Spring Workshops

TTP Spring workshops are back! 


2022 OBA Preliminary Winterloss Survey

We've been hearing a lot of reports of colony losses already this year, and although there is still many days before the season will truly begin, w

Apimondia 2022 Withdrawal

Dear OBA Members;
    As some of you may know, Apimondia 2022 was scheduled to be held in the city of Ufa in the Russian Fe

The Impact of Research on the Agri-Food Sector in Ontario

From Lisa M. Thompson, Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs