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Welcome to the Central Ontario Beekeepers Association

Whether you are a seasoned beekeeper, new to bees, or someone just interested in what beekeeping in our area looks like, please contact us and get involved, all welcome!


The COBA Executive is pleased to provide you with the dates for COBA meetings in 2014:
Spring Meeting - Friday May 2nd, 2014. See AGENDA
Summer Meeting - Sunday July 20th, 2014
Fall Meeting - Friday October 24th, 2014
Winter Meeting - Monday December 29th, 2014
More information will be posted prior to each meeting.


For more information about the 2014 roster of OBA Tech Transfer Workshops, see Upcoming Events.

COBA passes vote to support Ontario beekeepers in a class
action lawsuit against neoniconoid poisonings. For more info
on this contact John Van Blyderveen at

Read some of the fascinating research linking pesticides and Colony Collapse Syndrome.

If you see a swarm of bees on your property and would like assistance, read about contacting us for SWARM COLLECTION.