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The Hamilton County Extension Office has a strong partnership with the Tennessee Valley Beekeepers Association (TVBA).

The Tennessee Master Beekeeper course is periodically offered through the Hamilton County Extension Office. In addition, the Tennessee Valley Beekeepers Association (TVBA), in partnership with UT Extension, offers its Beekeeper Mentorship Program annually to assist those just getting started with beekeeping.

Contact Information

Tom Stebbins
Extension Agent
Phone: (423) 855-6113
Email: tstebbins@utk.edu

For help with swarms or other bee problems, or just to learn more about Beekeeping, please visit the TVBA website:
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For more information or to be added to the interest list for any of our Beekeeper Programs, please call the Extension Office at (423) 855-6113 or email Agent Tom Stebbins at tstebbins@utk.edu.