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February Face-to-Face Meeting
February 19, 2022, 1:00 PM

Reserve this date - we hope you will join us! 

You do not need to be a CIBA member to attend, but we hope this meeting will entice you to join our organization!

COVID-19 Recommendations

We are recommending that everyone wear a mask, since this meeting will be indoors.  


Northridge Baptist Church, 3700 6th Avenue, Des Moines


NOTE: Park in the lot on Clinton Avenue but enter the building by the door near the alley (not Clinton Avenue), where there is a wheelchair ramp.  Picture below to assist in identifying the church entrance:






  • Business meeting starts at 1:00 PM

  • Election of officers and directors.  

  • Speaker presentational information below. 

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Jeff Johnson

"Premier Bee Products"


Jeff is the co-owner of Premier Bee Products.  Premier manufactures plastic foundation for our bees to build comb upon in our hives. 


Jeff will be presenting on the many types and aspects of foundation, as well as highlighting the foundation produced by Premier.  Like the pros and cons of using real wax foundation, pros and cons of using plastic foundation, using wax coatings on plastic foundation and when to use extra heavy wax coatings or even double extra heavy wax coating.


More About Jeff

Jeff Johnson is a professional problem solver. As Co-Founder and CEO of Premier Bee Products, Jeff leads his team in pursuit of healthier bees and happier beekeepers through innovative hive components. Jeff resides with his family (and dogs) in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

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