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Contact Us

James Theuri
Extension Educator, Local Food Systems and Small Farms
University of Illinois Extension
1650 Commerce Drive
Bourbonnais, IL 60914
Phone: 815-933-8337
FAX: 815-933-8532
jtheu50@illinois.edu

David Shiley
Extension Educator, Local Food Systems and Small Farms
University of Illinois Extension
122 S Walnut St
Arthur, IL 61911
Phone: 217-543-3755
FAX: 217-543-3757
dshiley@illinois.edu

Beekeeping

Beekeeping

National Beekeeping Associations

  • American Beekeeping Federation
    The ABF is a national organization with about 1,000 members that continually works in the interest of all beekeepers, large or small, and those associated with the industry to ensure the future of the honey bee.

  • American Honey Producers Association
    The American Honey Producers Association is an organization dedicated to promoting the common interest and general welfare of the American Honey Producer. This website serves to inform the public and other fellow beekeepers with current industry news, membership information, convention schedules, and contact information.

  • Heartland Apicultural Society
    Heartland Apicultural Society was founded in 2001 by Tom Webster (Researcher, Kentucky State University) Greg Hunt (Entomology, Purdue University), and Zachary Huang (Entomology, Michigan State University).

  • Mid-Atlantic Apiculture Research and Extension Consortium (MAAREC)
    Excellent resources from the departments of agriculture, state beekeeping organizations, and land-grant universities from New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Virginia, and from the USDA/ARS (Beltsville Bee Lab, MD).