Beckley Honey Festival
Beckley Honey Festival Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine

Beckley Honey Festival 2017

The Raleigh County Beekeepers Cooperative Association and the Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine/Youth Museum will be working together on an event for National Honey Bee Day. The Beckley Honey Festival will take place on the third Saturday in August on an…

Beg Beekeeping Course 3
Beg Beekeeping Course 3 Beg Beekeeping Course 2 Beg Beekeeping Course 1

Intro to Beekeeping

The Raleigh County Beekeepers Cooperative Association offered two introductory courses for the public interested in beekeeping. 47 students achieved their novice certification.    

Darrin Butcher, RCBCA Treasurer Holds Up A Frame From A Hive.
Darrin Butcher, RCBCA Treasurer Holds Up A Frame From A Hive. Bee Yard At Peters Farm, Cool Ridge, WV

School Yard to Bee Yard

The Raleigh County Beekeepers Cooperative Association along with Raleigh County Schools will be educating future beekeepers at the newly developed Bee Yard in Cool Ridge, WV. The RCBCA will be working directly with the RCS vocational programs and the commissioner…