The Jefferson County Beekeepers Association seeks to promote beekeeping through the education of its beekeepers about the honeybee and assist in the sale of honeybee products.
Monthly Meeting Scheduled each 3rd Thursday of each month. Members and non-members are welcome to come and learn about honeybees.
August Meeting: Thursday, August 19th; Jimmy Carmack speaking on Advanced Honey Processing
Did you find a swarm?! Need someone to remove it? Check out our list of JCBA members who would love to help!
JCBA members who are current on their dues should have received our July newsletter via email. If you haven't gotten it, please check your spam folder!
email us at email@example.com to get on our mailing list if you have not received our newsletter.
We welcome anyone to attend our monthly meetings to learn more about beekeeping and meet local beekeepers! See below for our meeting schedule!
2021 Scheduled Meetings
Thursday, September 16
Thursday, October 21
Thursday, November 18 (banquet)
July Meeting: Update on Varroa, by Michael Steinkampf, UGA Master Craftsman Beekeeper.
June Meeting: General update on beekeeping and Q&A Panel
Do you need help removing a swarm?
Here's our list of people to contact!
Each year we offer a spring class for beginners to learn how to keep bees.
From equipment to bees, check out our classified ads here.
Looking for local honey? Our members have it—find out where to buy it here!
Here's a collection of helpful links to other Associations, State Agencies, Equipment Supplies, and informational websites.
We welcome all, young and old, who wish to learn more about beekeeping, to attend one of our monthly meetings at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens. Bring a friend, or meet new friends here! You don't need to be a member to come to our meetings and our meetings usually have between 40 and 120 beekeepers and aspiring beekeepers in attendance.
See our JCBA Beekeepers Facebook group!
Feel free to send us your thoughts via email here: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Meetings are held on the third Thursday of each month except December
Dr. Michael Steinkampf – President
Ben Johnson– Vice President
Rose McKinney – Secretary
Dan Puckett– Treasurer
2021 Board of Directors
Dr. Leland Hull
Dr. Jeff Stone
John DeBuys (past president)
Sallie Lee (Alabama Cooperative Extension Service representative)
Jefferson County Beekeepers Association
P.O. Box 530123
Mountain Brook, AL 35253