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RESOURCES

Reference Links & Subscriptions

Bees

Local

https://www.northwestbeesupply.com/   (NUCs only)

Port Angeles
http://wildernessbees.com/   (NUCs with local queens)

Sequim
http://sunnyfarms.com/country_store.html   (packages)

Sequim
https://www.coastalfarm.com/   (packages)

Quilcene
https://tarboovalleybees.org/   

Out of Area

Snohomish, Washington (packages and Randy Oliver NUCs)
https://snohobeeco.com/snohobeecoshop/bees/italian-packages/

Mail Order

Queens (new genetics / queen replacements)
VSH Italians from: wildflowermeadows.com

Blog Subscriptions

Beekeeping 365 (US) 
https://sassafrasbeefarm.wordpress.com

Emily Scott (UK) 
https://adventuresinbeeland.com

Kathy Keatley Garvey (US) 
http://ucanr.edu/blogs/bugsquad/

Ron Miksha (Canada) 
https://badbeekeepingblog.com

Hives

Horizontal Hives 
http://horizontalhive.com/index.shtml

Langstroth/Warre/Top Bar
https://www.perfectbee.com/your-beehive/beehives-and-accessories/common-types-of-beehive

Sun Top Bar/Natural/Tree
https://www.naturalbeekeepingtrust.org

IPM; Honey Bee Health; Projects; Research

Basic Honey Bee Genetics by John Chambers in the UK
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1q-s8RDd6qg

Bee Informed Partnership, collaborative efforts from across the US focusing on healthier bees 
https://beeinformed.org

Cooperative Extension Resources - Honey Bee Health 
https://articles.extension.org/bee_health

Cornell University Mann Library
https://mannlib.cornell.edu

FAO Practical Guide to Diseases and Pests 
http://www.fao.org/3/a-a0849e.pdf

Montana State University 
http://www.montana.edu/pollinators/

Oregon State University Bee Lab 
http://honeybeelab.oregonstate.edu

Project Apis m. 
https://www.projectapism.org/about-project-apis-m.html

Tools for Varroa Management, Honey Bee Health Coalition 
https://honeybeehealthcoalition.org/varroa/

UC Davis 
http://elninobeelab.ucdavis.edu/apiculture_newsletter.html

USDA Economic Effects and Responses to Changes in Honey Bee Health
https://www.ers.usda.gov/webdocs/publications/88117/err-246.pdf?v=43186 

USGS Native Bee Inventory and Monitoring Lab


Washington State University
Bee Lab 
http://bees.wsu.edu

NOPBA Social Media

Reddit
https://www.reddit.com/r/NOPBABeekeepers

Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/groups/NOPBA/

Regional

Buy, Sell, Trade LOCAL Bees
http://northernbeenetwork.org

Washington State Beekeepers 
https://wasba.org

Oregon State Beekeepers 
https://orsba.org

British Columbia 
http://bchoneyproducers.ca

Montana 
http://www.bigskybeekeepers.com/resources

NW Pollinators Initiative 
https://nwpollinators.org/about/resources

Washington State Apiary Laws & Rules 
https://agr.wa.gov/PlantsInsects/Apiary/

Swarms

North-Olympic-Peninsula-HoneyBee-Swarms
https://www.facebook.com/North-Olympic-Peninsula-HoneyBee-Swarms-373712806790814/

North Olympic Peninsula HoneyBee Swarms
https://twitter.com/NSwarms