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 Bee swarms and cutout removalsswarm 3

Spring has arrived, the CDBA receives several inquiries about bee swarms and honey bee removals.   Please see the below link for more information about removal of swarms and cut out of existing honey bee colonies.  Click here for swarm removals page.

honey bottleHave honey to sell?

Place your listing on the CDBA website for your products.

Proposed Constitution & Bylaws

A member vote will take place at the August general meeting. See changes by clicking CDBA Constitution and Bylaws proposed v.3 062716

2016 July Buzz is now online.

Check out the latest Buzz now online.  Click here for the newsletters for CDBA.

Illinois  State Beekeeping Association Summer meeting registration is now available.

Check out their website at for additional info.

Oxalic Acid has been approved for use in Illinois!

From the Illinois State Beekeepers Association web site, Oxalic Acid was approved for use on honey bees in Illinois.  See the ILSBA web site at

2016 Honey Bee Packages suppliers listing.Package Bees1

Suppliers delivering packages now! Order before they run out. Click here for listings and prices. 

For Sale!

Do you have some beekeeping related merchandise that you would like to sell? Are you a member of the Cook Dupage Beekeepers Association? If you answered ‘Yes’ to both questions, you may now list your items on the new For Sale page. Please use the Contact Us page to submit information about any items you would like to sell.