June 14, 2018 Whazzup, Beeks! The year’s longest day has come and gone, and now’s the time to be thinking about getting all our bees ready for next spring. Now’s also the time to be registering for our Annual Conference to be held in Boise, Friday through Sunday, on August 3–5. Plan to join us to meet and mingle with some of the most-influential and knowledgeable beekeepers from across the country. Expect some fun! We’ll convene the 41st Annual Western Apicultural Society … Read More...
The members of the Western Apicultural Society of North America (WAS) welcome you to learn about our Society, and become a member.
WAS is a non-profit, educational, beekeeping organization founded in 1978 for the benefit and enjoyment of all beekeepers in western North America. Membership is encouraged from anywhere in the world. However, the organization is specifically designed to meet the educational needs of beekeepers from the states of Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming as well as the provinces of Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan and the Yukon.
FDA, VFD, and VCPR – What Does this All Mean to Beekeepers? Jerry J. Bromenshenk, Ph.D.; 10/18/2017 Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD), January 1, 2017 Proposed in 2013, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published a revised Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD) on January 1, 2017. This new Act applies to any food-producing animals (cattle, pigs, […]