About Us

800px-Map_of_North_Carolina_highlighting_Chatham_County.svgWe are currently operating 12 sites in beautiful
Chatham County, North Carolina


Jody Moore, Rocky River Bees Founder receiving Master Beekeeper Award 2017.
Pictured with Paul Newbold, MBP Chairman and Rick Coor, NCSBA President.
Since the program’s inception in 1982, Jody is NC Master Beekeeper #99.

20+ Year Beekeeper
EAS Master Beekeeper
NC Master Beekeeper
Co-Editor North Carolina Bee Buzz Magazine
Past President / Director Chatham County Beekeepers Association
Lifetime Member NC State Beekeepers Association
Lifetime Member Eastern Apicultural Society
Certified NC Honey Producer
Master Beekeeper for Chatham Park, MOSAIC, And City of Sanford
Member American Apitherapy Society


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