Come On! Get in on the buzz about beekeeping!
The vendor area will be open from 7:30 am to 2:40 pm! Vendors from many beekeeping companies will bee on site selling equipment, books and unique gifts and information.
Walk-in Registration is accepted (no box lunch provided) Registration is highly encouraged. Online registration link below.
The conference is set up to provide a wide variety of topics focused from beginners to advanced beekeeper through a choice of keynote topics and 12 concurrent sessions
7:30 am -8:00 am D104- Main Auditorium - Movies! Bee Venom Therapy, Love, and Venom
8:00 am - 8:10 am Welcome! Announcements, explanation of concurrent sessions, lunch and the silent auction.
8:10 am - 9:40 am Keynote Jim Tew. Healthy Colonies: a review of some non-pathogenic conditions that can cause bee colonies to fail to thrive
9:55 am - 10:45 am 1st Concurrent Session below
More more details on the sessions click here
11:00 am -12:00 pm Keynote Speaker Jim Tew on Foulbrood - Still Here, Still Persistent. European and American Foulbrood overview of controls, and eradication procedures
Lunch - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Keynote Speaker Jim Tew on Wintering Stress in the Bees Nest: behavioral activities that allow tropically oriented bees to survive abnormally low temperatures.
2:05 pm - 2:15 pm D104 Main Auditorium, - Silent Auction Results
2:15 pm 2:40 pm Pay for silent auction items, final call for Vendors, take your items to the car
2:40 pm - 3:30 pm 2nd Concurrent Session below