Upcoming Meetings

The next HCBA General Meeting:

Thursday, October 4, 2018

“Mead Making” with Paul Leslie of Humboldt Honeywine

Mead (or Honey Wine) is the oldest known fermented beverage.  Once called the Drink of Kings and The Nectar of the Gods, it is now an art form. Come learn this art form from master fermenter Paul Leslie, owner of Humboldt Honeywine.

Paul will also be offering a hands on mead making workshop on Sunday, October 7 – see below for flyer.

Starting with the Local Beekeeper’s Q&A @ 6:00 p.m. Followed by announcements & evening presentation

The meeting will be held at the Humboldt County Agriculture Center, (5630 So Broadway in Eureka, CA)….

more info…

Board of Directors Meeting

The next business meeting of the Board of Directors will be on Thursday,  October 4,  2018 at 3:30 p.m. in the UC Extension Board Room at the Humboldt County Department of Agriculture, 5630 South Broadway in Eureka CA.  More info



The HCBA board of directors is proposing the following revision of the bylaws. Members comments and questions are welcomed. The bylaws revision will be voted on at the November 1, 2018 general meeting. HCBA Bylaws, revision 2018

For educational opportunities, beginning, advanced  and sustainable beekeeping classes …click here

Are you interested in acquiring honeybees for your hives? For 2018 queens, package bees  & Nucleus Colonies (“nucs”) click here..

Need stuff for your bees? Check out Bee Equipment & Supply

Honey extractors available for loan to HCBA Members:

If you would like to borrow an extractor, please contact HCBA Email: humboldtbeekeepers@gmail.com. (There is a $5 donation to use the HCBA extractor).