Nuc & Queen Sale

Starts Feb. 6, 2021!

EMBA Membership required

for Queen Purchases


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

82nd 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



2021 Nuc Sale

February 6 - April 17
Nucleus Honey Bee Colonies for Sale  EMBA has made arrangements to sell nucleus bee colonies (“nu...

2021 Queen Sale

February 6 - March 14
The Club has ordered Minnesota Hygienic Italian queens from Avoyelles Honey Co., Moreauville, Louisi...

One Gallon Bucket Feeder Sale

February 20 - May 1
Honey bees, especially nucleus colonies, need liquid sugar syrup feed in the spring. If you still ne...

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Enjoy all our club has to offer! 

Bee Removal Help

Swarms can be challenging - let us help!


Beginner’s Workshop Follow-Up Meeting 

Beginners Follow-Up Meeting Wednesday, February 19, 2020 7:00pm-9:00pm This  is a follow-up meeting to the February 8th Beginners Workshop.  This meeting focuses on the Newbees, we will discuss where do you go from here. Much of the meeting will be spent answering questions that the new beekeepers have.  Experienced club members are encouraged to attend… Read More »Home

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

Our Statistics 


Nucs Sold


Queens Sold


EMBA Members


Years Protecting Bees

EMBA is a proud to endorse:

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

Beekeeping Resources:

Missouri State Beekeepers Association logo
National Honey Board logo