September 2017

OBA Call to Action on Class Action Lawsuit re: Opening Canadian Border to Honey Bee Imports


Milton beekeeper, Karin Tomosky-Chambers earns Forests Ontario Green Leader title

A local beekeeper has been recognized by Forests Ontario for her commitment to planting pollinator-friendly trees on her Milton property.

Scientists say no longer any doubt about impact of pesticides on bees

A group of international scientists is meeting in the national capital to try to convince parliamentarians there is no longer any doubt that common

OBA Commentary on Canadian Association of Professional Apiculturists’ Statement on Honey Bee Wintering Losses in Canada (2017)

We received CAPA’s

University of Guelph Researchers Author Provincial Pollinator Health Report

While the plight of the honeybee has grabbed public attention, the health of other pollinators vital to our food system remains largely unknown, ac

New Online Introductory Beekeeping Course

The Ontario Beekeepers Association Technology Transfer Program presents an Introduction to Beekeeping.
Based on their popul

OMAFRA offers online registration renewal - coming this fall!

New online honey bee registration and easier provincial premises registry (PPR) registration.

Permit Requirements for Common Beekeeping Practices in Ontario

Do you sell honey bees or used beekeeping equipment?