Beekeeping Educational Event

June 13, 2018 by  
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The following message was received by President Rod Pritchard:
The Harrison County (Ohio) Beekeepers Association would like to invite you and your association members to attend an All-Day beekeeping seminar featuring Dr. Kirsten Traynor July 21, 2018.  The seminar will be held at The Scio U.M. Church, 117 Maple Ave., Scio,Ohio.  Cost of the event, including lunch, is $15 for pre-registration and $20 at the door.  Below is the details of the schedule and registration.  Please pass this information on to your friends and association members.
Kirsten is editor of The American Bee Journal and author of  Simple, Smart Beekeeping and Two Million Blossoms.  She operates Flickerwood Apiaries in Maryland where she produces artisanal honey, nucs and queens.  She has traveled extensively in Western Europe studying European beekeeping practices.  She has worked as a researcher at the University of Maryland in the lab of Dr. Dennis VanEnglesdorf as part of the Bee Informed Partnership team.  Prior to taking the position of editor of ABJ she served as editor of Bee World magazine published by the International Bee Research Association  We are excited to be able to host this quality event at such a reasonable cost and would be pleased to have you join us.  If you have questions or desire more information do not hesitate to contact us.
Bob Hooker
740-945-0189

HARRISON COUNTY BEEKEEPER’S SEMINAR

9 AM – 5 PM, July 21, 2018

SCIO U.M. CHURCH, SCIO, OH

 

Featuring:

Dr. Kirsten Traynor

Cost (includes lunch) $15 pre-registration  –   $20 for walk-ins

Deadline for mail in pre-registration is July 14, 2018

Space may be limited, so register early

SCHEDULE:

9:00 AM       – WELCOME & INTRODUCTION  –  Mike Shepperson, HCBA Pres.

9:15 – 10:15 – THE HEATHY HIVE  –  Kirsten

10:15 – 10:30 –  BREAK

10:30 – 11:30 –  EASY QUEEN INTRODUCTION  –  Kirsten

11:30 – 12:30 –  LUNCH

12:30  –  1:30 –  WINTER PREPARATION  –  Kirsten

1:30 –   1:45 –  BREAK

1:45 –   2:45 –  HALTING THE UNSTOPPABLE SWARM  –  Kirsten

2:45 –   3:00 –  BREAK

3:00 –   4:00 –  VARROA: BIOLOGY, MANAGEMENT & CONTROL – Kirsten

4:00 –   5:00 –  IN THE APIARY – Demo & Comparison of Varroa Monitoring Techniques

(Bring your veil)

 

TO REGISTER: Clip the coupon or send the information below and check to: Mary Hooker, 86724 Keyser Rd., Cadiz, OH 43907,  740-945-0189

Make checks payable to Harrison County Beekeepers Association

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