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OSBA Regional Branch Associations

A map showing the locations of the regional branches is at the bottom of this page.

Cascadia Queen Breeders

Meets quarterly, usually in conjunction with a Queen Breeding Workshop.
Please contact the secretary for time and place.
Chair: Paul Maresh
503.283.2060
email: pmaresh@spiretech.com
Vice Chair: James Hensel
Secretary: Alvalea Fong
503.742.0910
email: mamagoose@mac.com
Treasurer: Rex McIntire
503.720.7958
email: remcintire_5@msn.com

Central Oregon Beekeepers

Meets 6:30 pm, second Thursday
Partners in Care, 2075 NE Wyatt Ct, Bend
Visit the Message Board, Central Oregon Branch
For information and meeting details, email: contact@cobeekeeping.org
Ring Leader: Bindy Beck-Meyer
Bookkeeper: Allen Engle
Website: http://www.cobeekeeping.org
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Coos County Beekeepers

Meets 6:30 pm, third Saturday (except December)
OSU Extension Service, Ohlsen Baxter Building
631 Alder St, Myrtle Point
For information: contact Jane Oku (treasurer)
President: John Gardner
541.572.3847
Vice President: Shigeo Oku
541.396.4016
Secretary: Bobbie Gardner
541.572.3847
Treasurer: Jane Oku
541.396.4016
email: janeoku1958@gmail.com

Klamath Basin Beekeepers

For information, email: klamathbeekeepers@gmail.com
President: Jim Smith
2161 County Rd 101
Tulelake CA 96134
541.892.5888
email: tulebee@gmail.com
Vice President: Doug Youngberg
email: dyoungberg@e-isco.com
Secretary: Cathy Vick
541.884.6274
email: elliott772@aol.com
Treasurer: Steve Vick
541.884.6274
email: stevevick@aol.com
Website: http://www.klamathbeekeepers.org/
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Lane County Beekeepers

Meets 7:30 pm, third Tuesday
Trinity United Methodist Church
440 Maxwell Rd, Eugene
President: Katherine Hunt
541.607.0106
email: keehhunt@gmail.com
Vice President: Pam Leavitt
541.344.4228
email: pamseaver2000@yahoo.com
Secretary: Jodi Wiktorowski
Treasurer: Polly Habliston
Editor: Jonathan Loftin
541.736.1870
email: lcbanewslettereditor@hotmail.com
Website: http://www.lcbaor.org

Linn-Benton Beekeepers

Meets 6:30 pm, third Wednesday
South First Alternative Co-op Community Room
1007 SE 3rd St, Corvallis
President: Linda Zielinski
23724 Woods Creek Rd
Philomath 97370
541.929.4856; 206.920.9313
email: llz50@peak.org
Vice President: Steve Oda
541.745.7227
email: odafamily1@comcast.net
Secretary: Robert Williams
email: rober2w@gmail.com
Treasurer
: Suzi Maresh
541.967.9607
email: sjomaresh@msn.com;
Website: http://www.lbba.us

Oregon South Coast Beekeepers

Meets 6:00 pm, third Wednesday
OSU Extension Office, Fairgrounds in Gold Beach
President: Carla Fletcher
Vice President: Jim Sorber
Secretary: Wayne Berry
email: berrydogs@gmail.com
Treasurer: Barbara Fitts

Portland Metro Beekeepers

Meets 7 pm, second Thursday
Clackamas Community College
Clairmont Hall (Horticulture building), Rm 118
19600 S Molalla Ave, Oregon City
For more information: click here
President Joe Maresh
503.703.5060; 503.632.8581
email: joemaresh@bctonline.com
Vice President: Rex McIntire
503.720.7958
email: remcintire_5@msn.com
Secretary: Patty Anderson
503.887.7057
email: wiseacrefarms@me.com
Treasurer: Barb Derkacht
503.631.3063
email: bderkacht@yahoo.com
Librarian: Beverly Koch
503.655.7447
email: johnbev@aracnet.com
Communicator: Craig Rodgers
503.829.9973
email: craig@mulinovalley.com

Portland Urban Beekeepers

Meets 6:30-8:30 pm, first Wednesday
Calaroga Terrace Retirement Community Terrace Auditorium
1400 NE Second Avenue, Portland
503.234.8271
President: Tim Wessels
503.380.9381
email: president@ portlandurbanbeekeepers.org
Vice President: Bill Catherall
503-572-6467
email: vice-president@portlandurbanbeekeepers.org
Secretary: Mike Card
503.702.9250
email: secretary@ portlandurbanbeekeepers.org
Treasurer: Keith Gilman
503.830.3178
email: treasurer@portlandurbanbeekeepers.org
Librarian: Lauren Smith
503.319.7817
email: librarian@portlandurbanbeekeepers.org
Communicator: Michael Carlson
Website: http://portlandurbanbeekeepers.org
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Southern Oregon Beekeepers

PO Box 711, Grants Pass 97528
541.862.1604 (leave a message and your call will be returned as soon as possible)
email: sobeekeepers@gmail.com
Meets 7:30 pm, first Monday
Southern Oregon Research & Extension Center
569 Hanley Rd., Central Point
President: John Jacob
541.582.2337
email: john@oldsolenterprises.com
Vice President: Ron Padgett
Secretary: Dana Rose
email: puckamok@yahoo.com
Treasurer: Cheryl Housden
Website: http://southernoregonbeekeepers.org
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Tillamook Beekeepers

Meets 7:00 pm, second Tuesday (except December)
Fresh Cafe 9120 5th Street, Bay City
President: Jim Fanjoy
503.322.3819
Vice President: Terry Fullan
503.637.5522
email: jim@fanjoy.com
Secretary: Jeffrey Hall
503.739.0893
email: jlh434@mac.com
Treasurer: Stan Scotton
503.232.4945
email: 4scotton@gmail.com

Tualatin Valley Beekeepers

Meets 7:30 pm, last Tuesday
OSU Extension, Cameron Public Services Building
155 N First Ave, Hillsboro
The only open Entrance in the evening is on the west side of the building near the Huffman auditorium. Parking is available just off Adams Avenue or parking lot on north side of Lincoln Street The room is available at 7:00 for anyone who would like to come early to socialize. Exceptions: Thanksgiving the meeting is held one week earlier. In December we do a Christmas Dinner early in the month. In July we have picnic in stead of the usual meeting.
President: Van Dyke
8335 SW River Rd, Hillsboro 97123
503.642.5338
email: mvand581@gmail.com
Vice President: Andrew Schwab
503.538.7545
email: beesbuzzin@gmail.com
Secretary: Paul Andersen
503.332.5410
email: paulande@easystreet.net
Treasurer: Jerry Maasdam
503.648.7906
email: jmaasdam@mac.com
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Willamette Valley Beekeepers Association

Meets 7:00 pm, fourth Monday
Chemeketa Community College
Building 34, Room A, Salem
President: Richard Farrier
4284 Jefferson Marion Rd SE
Jefferson OR 97352
541.327.2673
Vice President: Bunny Carter
503.703.8546
email: dbcramer@hotmail.com
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Treasurer: Patricia Swenson
email: pkswenson@gmail.com
Bee School:Harry Vanderpool
email:shallotman@yahoo.com
Website: http://wvbahive.org

SWARM COLLECTION

See a contact list by location of beekeepers who collect swarms of honeybees.

POLLINATION SERVICES

See a contact list of beekeepers who provide pollination services.

FARM DIRECT MARKETING RULES

Download the Farm Direct Rules PDF document.

BECOME A MEMBER

Download the OSBA Membership form.

HIVE REGISTRATION

Download the Oregon Dept of Agriculture Hive Registration form.

ENDOWMENT AGREEMENT

View or download the Endowment Agreement with Oregon State University.

DONATE TO THE ENDOWMENT

View instructions for donating to the OSU Endowment for the Northwest Apiculture Fund for Honey Bee Research, Extension and Education.

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