The American Bee Journal was established in 1861 by Samuel Wagner and has been published continuously since that time, except for a brief period during the Civil War. The Journal has the honor of being the oldest English language beekeeping publication in the world. Today, Dadant and Sons has the privilege of publishing the American Bee Journal for subscribers throughout the world. Readership is concentrated among hobby and commercial beekeepers, bee supply dealers, queen breeders, package-bee shippers, honey packers, and entomologists. Free Sample Digital ABJ Click Here


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Heartland Apicultural Society Conf Announced

14th Annual Summer conference will be held in Albion, Michigan July 9-11, 2015 read more

2015 Penn. Honey Queen / Princess Selected

Jessica Onstead was selected as Honey Queen and Blair Hetherington as Honey Princess read more

Hive Minds and the Internet of Bees

Arnia Remote Hive Monitoring Now Listening to Bees Across the Atlantic with Podsystem read more
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Western PA Beekeeping Seminar

February 13 & 14, 2015, Mars, PA read more

Annual NE Kentucky Beekeeping School

February 28, 2015, Maysville, KY read more

Annual Chemical Free Organic Beekeepers Conf.

Feb. 27, 28, Mar 1, 2015, Oracle, AZ read more
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