Beekeeping Workshop

Join us for a full day of beekeeping education

Saturday, February 8, 2020

@ Maritz in Fenton, MO

Beginner & Experienced Sessions

Save the Date – Tickets on sale NOW!


EMBA now offers gift cards! The perfect gift for a newbee wanting to attend the Annual Beekeeping Workshop or give the gift of an EMBA membership.

Celebrating Our

80th Year

Welcome to EMBA

Located in St. Louis, Missouri, the Eastern Missouri Beekeepers Association began in 1939 and are a

volunteer-based organization that trains beginning and advanced beekeepers, promotes beekeeping

within the region; and provides networking opportunities for beekeepers, old and new.

Supporting Bees Since 1939


Beekeeper’s Mardi Gras Banquet

February 7 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Beekeeper’s Mardi Gras Banquet is held on Friday night before the Saturday EMBA Annual Bee...

2020 13th Annual EMBA Beekeeping Workshop

February 8 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Are you interested in beekeeping? Do you have bees already? The Eastern Missouri Beekeepers Associat...

EMBA Beginners Follow-Up Meeting

February 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
This  is a follow-up meeting to the February 8th Beginners Workshop.  This meeting focuses on the ...

Become A Member

Enjoy all our club has to offer! 

Bee Removal Help

Swarms can be challenging – let us help!


Queen Bee the Cornerstone of your Hive 

At the EMBA Monthly Club meeting on January 8th the attendees enjoyed a riveting presentation from Missouri Queen producer Cory Stevens.  Cory is owner of Stevens Bee Co in Bloomfield, MO and is certified as an Eastern Apicultural Society master beekeeper.  His honeybee breeding operation focuses on selecting for mite and disease resistant traits. Cory… Read More »Home

Honey bees on comb

Why Bees?? 

Beekeeping is an interesting hobby with sweet rewards!  The world that bees create

Man presenting a slide show on a large screen to room full of beekeepers at an EMBA monthly meeting

EMBA Beginner’s Workshop Follow-Up Meeting 

On Wednesday, February 18th from 6:30-9:00 EMBA will hold a follow-up meeting to the…

Our Statistics 


Nucs Sold


Queens Sold


EMBA Members


Years Protecting Bees

EMBA is a proud to endorse the following:

Honey Bee Health Coalition logo
Bee Informed logo for the Sentinel Apiary Project

Beekeeping Resources:

Missouri State Beekeepers Association logo
National Honey Board logo