2019 Association Meeting Schedule

Here is a list of our meetings for 2019.  All of these meetings will be held at the Raymond Community Hall which is located on Highway 141 in Raymond, west of Utterson (click here for the Google Map) which is located roughly between Huntsville, Bracebridge, and Parry Sound.

Wed Mar 13, 2019 | 6:30pm  to 9:00pm
Kelsey Ducsharm from Tech Transfer will be here to discuss the new antibiotic legislation and go over how to diagnose and deal with dead outs.

Wed Apr 10, 2019 | 6:30pm  to 9:00pm
Tom Nolan, North American Sales Rep for NOD Apiary Products Ltd. will be giving a presentation on a new product called Formic Pro. This product just recently received Canadian registration from PMRA. You can check it out at the NOD Apiary Products website.

Wed May 8, 2019 | 6:30pm  to 9:00pm

June 2018 TBD | Bee Yard Tour?

July 2019 – No Meeting

Wed Aug 14, 2019 | 6:30pm  to 9:00pm

Wed Sep 11, 2019 | 6:30pm  to 9:00pm

Wed Oct 9, 2019 | 6:30pm  to 9:00pm

Wed Nov 13, 2019 | 6:30pm  to 9:00pm


First meeting of 2019!

The first meeting of 2019 is this Wednesday, March 13, 6:30pm at the Raymond Community Centre.Kelsey Ducsharm from Tech Transfer will be here to discuss the new antibiotic legislation and go over how to diagnose and deal with dead outs.

Tech Transfer coming on Mar 13, 2019

Hi folks Good news.  A member of the Tech Transfer Program will be coming to speak at our meeting on Wednesday, March 13, 2019, 6:30 at the Raymond Hall. The presentation will be specifically about the new regulations for the distribution  of the antibiotics used by beekeepers. This will be a great opportunity to learn about the new rules and regulation directly from …



  • Ontario Beekeepers Association (OBA)
    • our provincial advocacy group and an excellent general resource
    • extensive searchable list of Ontario bee and beekeeping suppliers
    • home of our famous tech transfer program
    • annual membership recommended and you can also get group insurance from them at an excellent rate (and they will name others on your policy as needed)


Online How-to Videos (based in Ontario)

Local Bee / Equipment Suppliers

Other Ontario Suppliers



We do not have a permanent physical location but we hold our meetings at the Raymond Community Centre:


The current executive is:

Robert Key, President
Roland Lalonde, Vice President
Jane Liddell, Treasurer
Pam Wedd, Secretary
Cathy Crowder, Past President

Please contact the Association via email to: email@muskokaparrysoundbee.ca

For any questions or concerns regarding this website, please contact Craig Nakamoto at craig@nakamoto.ca or 1-705-571-5658.