→ Register for the Maine Beekeepers Annual Meeting and Conference taking place on Saturday, October 19, 2013
→ Harvest fall honey crop and remove supers around September 10-20.
→ Extract ripe honey.
→ Partially filled supers should be fed back to the bees above the inner cover.
→ Reduce entrances, apply brood medications and apply mite treatments after the supers are removed from hives.
→ Prevent hives from robbing.
→ Start marking your calendar with the most interesting events at your local bee club.
This monthly post is adapted from “The Beekeepers Calendar, A Year In The Apiary-Central Maine” by Tony Jadczak, Maine State Apiarist