About Dale McMahan

Dale McMahan has been a beekeeper for over 40 years and has a 50 colony queen breeding and rearing operation in northwest Indiana. His 30-acre farm in northwest Indiana has been converted to bee-friendly plantings.

He is the past president of The Beekeepers of Indiana and a member of the Indiana Queen Breeders Association.

Dale holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering from Purdue University and a master’s degree in business from Olivet Nazarene University. He owns and operates the machine shop where Apis Engineering products are developed and manufactured.  Dale is a bee breeder and Master Beekeeper.