TN Hive Registration

Tennessee law requires all colonies to be registered with the state. Use the links below or the QR code to register your …

Find Your Local Bee Association

The Tennessee Beekeepers Association encourages all beekeepers to take part in the activities of a local beekeeping organization. Click on the club …

TBA Benefits for Local Associations

Tennessee Beekeepers Association (TBA) has 44 affiliated associations with 1,058 members (as of July 8, 2022). It only takes six dues-paying members …

TBA on Facebook

Like us on Facebook to keep up with the latest happenings in Tennessee beekeeping.

Need help with a swarm?

Swarming is how honey bees reproduce at the colony level.  The queen will leave the hive along with up to half of …

Want to Become a Beekeeper?

Interested in becoming a beekeeper? Beekeeping can be enjoyed by almost anyone in Tennessee, whether you live on a farm or have …

Is It Really Honey?

There has been a lot of attention lately to the issue of adulteration among imported honeys.  Here are two articles that shed …