Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How can I make a donation to the SBDC?

A: Click here for more information about donating.

Q: Can I get a copy of the quarterly newsletter?

A: Of course you can. The non-SBDC 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 SBDC members is to become a member or sponsor and then come to one of our events. See also our producers’ list.

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 advertisements, 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 producers for a list of producers that sell beekeeping related products and services.

Q: Where can I buy honey?

A: Our newsletter has advertisements, 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 advertisements, 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.

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’ Development Commision?

A: Click here

Q: What’s the difference between a bumblebee, a honey bee, and a
wasp?

A: See picture.