The Massachusetts Beekeepers Association is holding our annual FIELD DAY on Saturday, June 16, 2018. The event is hosted by Franklin County Beekeepers Association.  The theme of this year’s Field Day is INCREASING YOUR HONEY PRODUCTION.  The event is free and open to all.

We are returning to   THE UMASS AGRICULTURAL LEARNING CENTER on 911 NORTH PLEASANT STREET AMHERST, MA. The AGRICULTURAL CENTER is a 70 acre “Living Classroom” located on the UMASS Amherst campus. The facility hosts the State’s (MDAR) and UMASS research Apiaries and features Fruit / Vegetable, Vineyard, Landscaping designs and Pollination Gardens. We ask that ALL bring your veil for protection. Free Parking on site.

Better Bee, Mann Lake, Brushy Mountain and other vendors will exhibit in the open area located adjacent to the main tent where everyone meets. Place your orders with your favorite vendor and enjoy FREE SHIPPING. Morning Coffee and a $10 Catered Barbeque lunch will be available.  Please pre-register for lunch on the Mass Bee web site.

If you are interested in presenting please contact Dan Conlon of Warm Colors Apiary.  Email Dan

Here’s the schedule of events for the day.