Our Purpose

At Connecticut Beekeepers Association, our purpose is to increase public awareness of the importance of honey bees for Connecticut agriculture and the environment. We are here to foster strong bonds among beekeepers and to promote the education and the advancement of the scientific knowledge of beekeeping and its related activities for the benefit of beekeepers and our communities. Our goal is to provide a common forum for the beekeepers of Connecticut to come together to share information and ideas.

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connecticut beekeepers assocation

Serving Connecticut Beekeepers Since 1891

Beekeeping Events

CBA hosts meetings, workshops and special events featuring knowledgeable speakers sharing information on beekeeping topics. Registration is required in order to attend all events.

  • Dec 05, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM EST
    via ZOOM
    Dr. Grozinger discusses queen pheromones and their role in regulation colony function and survival...
  • Thu 08 Dec
    Multiple Dates
    Dec 08, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM EST
    via ZOOM
    Have a question? Engage with knowledgeable & experienced beekeepers for answers on beekeeping issues.
  • Jan 07, 2023, 10:00 AM EST – Jan 28, 2023, 12:00 PM EST
    via ZOOM
    1 Ticket / 4 Sessions 10AM - 12PM Jan 7 • Jan 14 • Jan 21 • Jan 28
  • Feb 16, 2023, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM EST
    via ZOOM
    Noah discusses how his passion for bee health, research, and data-based solutions drove The Best Bees Company forward from his apartment in Boston to 12 cities nationwide.
  • Mar 16, 2023, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM EDT
    via ZOOM
    Sharing her research on giant hornets, Dr. Mattila discusses her fieldwork in southeast Asia with collaborators that investigates the unique ways that Asian honeybees defend themselves from group attacks by giant hornets.