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 Bee swarms and cutout removalsswarm 3

Spring has arrived, the CDBA receives several inquiries about bee swarms and honey bee removals.   Please see the below link for more information about removal of swarms and cut out of existing honey bee colonies.  Click here for swarm removals page.

Junior beekeeping grant available

 A grant is available for kids 9 to 12 for a beekeeping class at the Downer Grover Park Dist.  Click Here for additional info!

2016 Membership Dues

2016 Membership dues are now being collected.  We are pleased to offer online registration using PayPal or you can still print out the form and mail it in or drop it off at a meeting.   Click here for 2016 CDBA memberships.

Illinois  State Beekeeping Association Summer meeting registration is now available.

Check out their website at www.ilsba.com for additional info.

Oxalic Acid has been approved for use in Illinois!

From the Illinois State Beekeepers Association web site, Oxalic Acid was approved for use on honey bees in Illinois.  See the ILSBA web site at www.ilsba.com.

2016 Honey Bee Packages suppliers listing.Package Bees1

Suppliers delivering packages now! Order before they run out. Click here for listings and prices. 

2016 April  Buzz is now online.

Check out the latest Buzz now online.  Click here for the newsletters for CDBA.

For Sale!

Do you have some beekeeping related merchandise that you would like to sell? Are you a member of the Cook Dupage Beekeepers Association? If you answered ‘Yes’ to both questions, you may now list your items on the new For Sale page. Please use the Contact Us page to submit information about any items you would like to sell.