January 2015

Ontario Nuc Box Program

The Ontario Nuc Box Program is again underway for 2015.

2015 Beekeepers Financial Assistance Program Deadline - Jan. 30th, 2015


OBA responds to the Ontario Government's Pollinator Health Action Plan: Read it here

To view the full response to the government's call for comments on their consultation paper, click

Ontario and Quebec beekeepers urge premiers to take joint action to protect bees and their industry


Free Bee Biosecurity Workshops from Growing Forward 2

Growing Forward 2 is hosting a series of Bee Biosecurity workshops that are directed towards commercial beekeepers who are developing a biosecurity

Pollinator Field Assistant Job Opening

Feb-Oct 2015, based in Guelph, Ontario

Look here to respond to the Ontario Government's plan to restrict neonicotinoids

Last fall, the Wynne government announced their plans to regulate the use of neonicotinoid pesticides on corn and soy crops.

OBA's latest newsletter: Proposed commercial beekeeper course and more...

Next OMAFRA consultation in Kingston on January 14th

Annual OBBA Planning Meeting

The 2015 OBBA planning meeting will be held on Feb 4th, 2015.

Two job opportunities in Toronto for Beekeepers

FoodShare Toronto, in partnership with the Toronto Beekeepers Co-operative (TBC), is looking to fill two positions: