Volusia Beekeepers


Equipment Loan Program
We now have an Equipment Loan program for current members.


Beekeeper Meetings
Beekeepers of Volusia County, Florida meets the 4th Wednesday of every month (except NOV and DEC) in the Volusia County Agricultural Center Auditorium, 3100 E. New York Ave., Deland at 6:30 PM. Everyone is welcome!

I’m Interested in Beekeeping

Check our Frequently Asked Questions page. If you don’t find the answer there, just use our Contact form and we’ll get back with you as soon as we can.

Member Information

Beekeeper Management Calendar
Click here for the UF Honey Bee Lab Beekeeper Management Calendar – what is affecting your bees and what to do now.

Club Announcements

  • No new announcements.

Bee Removal
Click here for information about commercial bee removal.
Click here for information from the Univ. of Florida about getting honeybees removed from your property.
Please note that we are NOT a bee removal service. Check the Classified Ads link on this page to see if any members are currently looking to remove bees.


Educational Opportunities

  • Annual Volusia County Fair Presentation
  • Bee College – University of Florida
  • Seminars offered by our association and other clubs around the state
  • Quarterly Day in the Bee Yard

Reasons to Join

  • Network with other local beekeepers
  • Learn more about beekeeping at the monthly educational meetings
  • Discover local and statewide beekeeping events and activities
  • Find answers to your beekeeping problems
  • Buy or sell beekeeping equipment or bees
  • Become knowledgeable about current research and production practices
  • Keep current with local and state beekeeping and honey regulations
  • Hear guest speakers with noted titles, experience, or published research related to beekeeping
  • Help promote beekeeping in your town and in Volusia County
  • Enjoy hands-on experience from mentors and experts in beekeeping
  • Annual membership dues are $20
Build The Bee Lab
Click here for information about the Honey Bee Research and Extension Lab, and how you can help.