The CJBA is a branch of the New Jersey Beekeepers Association whose focus is to promote beekeeping throughout the state. The CJBA serves Middlesex, Mercer, Monmouth, Ocean and Burlington counties.
Our mission is to:
- Promote and support all aspects of beekeeping in Central Jersey
- Educate the general public about the benefits and importance of beekeeping
- Dispel myths and misinformation concerning the honey bee
- Promote the honey bee and the beekeeping industry
- Provide resources and communication to the beekeeping community
To learn more or if interested in becoming a member, we welcome you to join us at our General Membership Meetings, check the calendar for the next meeting. You may also contact us at anytime, check the Contact page for more details.
General Meeting June 17
Friday June 17, 2016
Monmouth County Agricultural Building 4000 Kozloski Rd, Freehold, NJ
Dr. Elina L. Niño
Department of Entomology and Nematology
University of California, Davis
Monmouth County Fair Volunteers Needed
The Monmouth County Fair is July 27-31, 2016 at the Monmouth County Fairgrounds
We need voluneers to help talk to attendees, sell honey and jump into the bee booth. If you are interested in helping, contact Geff Vitale to get on the schedule.
Swarm / Honey Bee Removal
If you need a honey bee swarm removed, look HERE for someone
near you that can assist.
Bee Swarm hanging on a branch, click the
picture to find someone to remove them.
Jacket Nest, call an exterminator to remove.
Call For Speakers
We welcome your suggestions for a dynamic speaker or a topic that you find exciting for our meetings.
Please contact our president, Gene Armstrong with your thoughts.
We Need Your Help
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please send us any content about beekeeping you
think would benefit our members.
Click here to email us your suggestions, content and links.
CJBA Honey Extractors
CJBA has 2 extractors available for members to use
at no charge. Due to the high demand for use
of the extractors there is a ONE WEEK LIMIT
use of them. Extractors must be returned cleaned and
in working order.
To borrow one, please make arrangements with the
extractor manager closer to you. Pick-up and
drop-off dates and times will be based on
availablility of the equipment and the manager.
- Bob Hughes in Yardley at 609 585-4359
- Ray Pogwist in Ocean Twp. at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 732 774-0983
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