Today we held a beginners Beekeeping class 44 people ,43 will get bees this spring.
I will take three of them and help them for the next two years.
So that leaves 40 people that need help
The 25 th we have a class with 45 people .
So my question is what can we do as VBA to find mentors for all the new Beekeepers .
We pasted out a questionnaire almost ever person wanted more Beekeeping classes.
We where asked by most every one as to where they could find a mentor. We give them
Many places lto ook and ask the question. However the VBA mentor list only has a very few
So what can we do to get a lot more people on this list.
It would seem to me with near 500 members we could find a lot more Mentors to add to our
This will be a topic at our club meeting this month,we need a action plan so I will call on our
Club members to give me positive ideas to forward to VBA .
I ask VBA members on this forum to put your positive ideas forward.
We need Beekeepers, NOT BEE HAVERS !!!!!!