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Welcome to the Burke County Beekeepers Association (BCBA) website. We hope you find it both informative and interesting.
Any interested person may join the Burke County Beekeepers, annual dues are $5.00. Membership opens the door for educational opportunities and email updates on beekeeping.
Our next meeting will be combined with McDowell County on THURSDAY JUNE 10TH STARTING AT 5PM for the Best Tasting McDowell County, Spring Honey Contest.
The meeting with be held at McDowell County Honey House at the end of their Ag Center Building located at 188 Agricultural Services Drive Marion NC. This will be an outdoor event so everyone should bring a lawn chair. The Honey House will be open for tours starting at 5pm, before the contest begins. In the event of rain, we will gather at the adjacent McDowell County Ag Barn.
The Burke County Beekeepers Association normally meets monthly on the second Monday of each month, 6:30pm, at the Agricultural Extension Office, 130 Ammons Drive, Morganton. An educational program is always presented and the public is invited.