Q: How can I make a donation to the SBA?
A: In honour of Wink Howland, we'e created the Wink Howland Memorial Beekeeping Fund. Click here for more information.

Q: Can I get a copy of the quarterly newsletter?
A: Of course you can. The non-SBA member rate is in our Newsletter page.

Q: How can I contact members?

A: Of course, we cannot give out our membership contact information due to privacy laws. The best way to talk to SBA members is to become a member or sponsor and then come to one of our events.

Q: Where can I find a pollinators list?
A:
Our newsletter has advertisments, member classifieds and listings that show where you can find pollinators. To receive the newsletter, become a member or a sponsor. You can also check out SaskHoney.ca for a list of producers that sell beekeeping related products and services.

Q: Where can I buy beekeeping supplies?

A: Our newsletter has advertisments, member classifieds and listings that show where you can buy supplies. To receive the newsletter, become a member or a sponsor. You can also check out producers for a list of producers that sell beekeeping related products and services.

Q: Where can I buy honey?
A: Our newsletter has advertisments, member classifieds and listings that show where you can buy honey. To receive the newsletter, become a member or a sponsor. You can also check out the Producers' List for a list of producers that sell honey and other products of the hive - you can open a pdf sorted either by location or producer name.

Q: Where can I buy bees?
A: Our newsletter has advertisments, member classifieds and listings that show where you can buy bees, nucs, packages, queens, etc. To receive the newsletter, become a member. You can also check out producers for a list of producers that sell beekeeping related products and services.

swarm Q: I have a "swarm" of bees in my yard/house/garage etc, Can you remove them?
A: Chances are you have a bumblebees there, not honey bees. The picture on the right shows a honey bee swarm. We do not provide services for removing bees at this time.

Q: How do I join the Saskatchewan Beekeepers' Association?
A: Click here


Q. What's the difference between a bumblebee, a honey bee, and a wasp?
A.BeesVsWasps See picture


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