Fall / Winter 2013
Spring 2013

Beekeeping 201 was held Saturday, June 25th in Felton Delaware. Former President Ken Outten held a class for 15 experienced beekeepers that wanted to learn more advanced techniques. Topics included making splits, queen rearing, and winterizing the hive. If you are interested in taking Beekeeping 201 in the future contact your county VP.


June 14, 2016
Kent County VP "Big Joe" Nicolai demonstrated how the Flow Hive works at the Kent County meeting June 14th. Approximately 30 beekeepers were in attendance.

Robert Mitchell Service Award
At the annual meeting on March 19,2016 newly retired state apiarist Bob Mitchell was given a lifetime membership, and an annual service award has been named in his honor. The Robert Mitchell Lifetime Service Award recognizes DBA members that have provided significant assistance to beekeepers and the community. Our first recipient is long time member Carl Roberts.

Outgoing DBA President
Ken Outten presented
the awards to both gentlemen.