Welcome to the East Central Oklahoma

Beekeepers Association 

We are passionate about bees and everything beekeeping. We promote the art through education, workshops, and sharing of personal knowledge and experiences of our membership.

We meet on the third Saturday of the month at the Pontotoc Technology Center, 601 West 33rd Street, Building F, in Ada at 6pm.

Anyone with an interst in beekeeping is more than welcome to come and attend our meetings.




Bee Ginners Beekeeping Course


Our Beeginners Beekeeping Course will be held on Saturday, March 23rd from 9am to 4:00pm and hands on at bee yard on Sunday, March 24th 1 to 3pm.

The course will cost $50 for individuals and $55 for families* This includes course materials, ECOBA membership, and a visit to a bee yard for hands on inspection of active hives**.

Lunch will be provided (sandwiches)

The course will provide you all the introductory skills to be able to maintain your own colony of these amazing insects.

If you are interested in becoming a beekeeper and would like to attend contact Ernie Staggs at 580-310-4646.

!!! Be A Beekeeper !!!

*immediate family members 

** You will be required to have a bee jacket/suite and gloves to visit the bee yard