The Orange Blossom Beekeepers Association (OBBA) is a collective of commercial and avocational beekeepers from across Central Florida. The club strives to mentor novices and to serve as a resource for experienced beekeepers.
In addition, OBBA seeks to educate the public about the importance of bees and beekeeping.
Throughout the year, OBBA conducts interactive workshops in its apiary and brings in expert speakers for monthly club meetings. Also, OBBA attends and hosts educational events throughout Central Florida.
Who are we?
Creating beekeepers for life
To educate, mentor, assist, inspire, support and promote beekeeping in the state of Florida and beyond.
To provide education to all those who desire to learn.
To mentor those eager to carry on the beekeeping knowledge.
To assist those with beekeeping concerns.
To inspire interest in beekeeping in youth.
To support and promote a community and global beekeeping spirit.
To increase club membership, networking and visibility in our community.
Come join us on Thursday December 15th 2016 for our December meeting. We will be meeting in the Azalea room of the Orange County Extension Office located at 6021 South Conway Road, Orlando, FL 32812. Our meetings are always free and open to the public.
This month, our guest speaker is Jessica Sullivan who is an extension agent for Osceola County extension services. Jessica has been a huge part of the Kissimmee Valley Beekeepers Association and will be speaking about winterizing your bees and preparing for spring.
We hope you can join us.
Membership is $15 per household. Although additional contributions are always welcome.
Free meetings, free work workshop, use of extractor.