May 2012 - Page 2
Dates To Bee Remembered
|June 9th—CIBA Meeting
June 15th—Master Class Twilight Meeting
June 16th—IHPA Field Day ( Board meeting to follow. ) New Date!
August 9th-19th—Iowa State Fair
September 9th—IHPA Board Meeting, 2pm.
November 15th—IHPA Board Meeting, 7pm.
November 16-17th—IHPA Annual Meeting, Marshalltown, IA
IHPA 100th Anniversary Merchandise
The IHPA 100th Anniversary merchandise is now available for purchase. Be sure to check out the June issue of the Buzz for a complete order form with images of each item. If you know what you want, send in your order and show your support for the IHPA in our 100th Anniversary year!
The price list is as follows:
$22.00 Honey Pot
$36.00 Utensil Crock
$20.00 Hive Tool
$17.00 Coffee Cup w/spoon
$ 2.00 Magnet
$15.00 Youth: small, medium, large
$15.00 Adult: small, medium, large and x-large
$17.00 Adult: 2x-large and 3x-large
$35.00 Adult: small, medium, large and x-large
$37.00 Adult: 2x-large and 3x-large
The above prices include shipping and handling fees.
Please send your order with payment to:
207 S.E. Diehl
Des Moines, IA 50315-5227
Melanie Bower, Treasurer
For Sale: Heavy-duty plastic pallets for sale. Several varieties are available, including stackable and nestable pallets.
Resistant to insects, bacteria, and fungi. Perfect for using under beehives. Some have slight damage. All are in used condition. $15.00 each.
Call Norman McCoy at 515-770-5725, or email@example.com.
For Sale: Pamphlet on Successful Management available: Ten Pages $12 including postage.
For Sale: Local built, complete bee hives, with screened bottom boards w/ entrance reducer, 2 brood chambers, 20 deep frames, 1 honey super, 10 medium frames, 1 inner cover, 1 outer cover with metal covering, $160.00. Individual components or custom parts available. We build queen rearing components to your specs, or we can build what we use for you. Also, weather depending, we will be offering local raised queens around the beginning of June.
More information and orders can be made @ 319-400-4228, ask for Paul Gardner or
For Sale: Package Bees
We also have 5 frame nucs with new queen for $98.00. Deposit of $30.00 required. (No frame exchange) Our bee yards are inspected by Iowa Bee inspectors. I will only be selling 30 package hives this year. I have 40+ years experience in beekeeping.
Send deposit to Curtis Barnhart, P. O. Box 70 , Monticello , IA 52310 with your name, address and phone number that you can be reached at. I am out of town until March 24.
You can call and leave a message at my office (American Supply)