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Beekeeping Links and Other Resources

The world of beekeeping is wide and deep, but here are a few places to start. Because all beekeeping is local, we strongly recommend that you connect early and often with a club near you.

Local Beekeeping Organizations

Maryland State Beekeepers Association,
Anne Arundel Beekeepers Association,
Howard County Beekeepers Association,
Lower Eastern Shore Beekeepers Association:
Montgomery County Beekeepers Association,
Central Maryland Beekeepers Association,
Carroll County Beekeepers Association,
Association of Southern Maryland Beekeepers,
Beekeepers Association of Northern Virginia, www.beekeepersnova
DC Beekeepers Alliance,

Other Resources:

Maryland State Apiary Inspector

Jerry Fischer
Office of Apiary Inspector
Md. Dept. of Agriculture
50 Harry S Truman
Annapolis, Md. 21401
(410) 841-5920 or (301) 261-8106 x5920
(410) 841-5835 fax

MAAREC - Mid-Atlantic Apiculture Research and Extension Consortium,

Beltsville Bee Research Laboratory,

Eastern Apicultural Society,

University of Maryland Extension "Grow It, Eat It!" Program,