The EAS Massachusetts 2021 planning committee has been working hard organizing the 2021 Massachusetts EAS conference at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst for next summer from July 26 to July 30. The conference theme is “Past Present and Beeyond” The following key speakers have accepted an invitation to present:

Dr. Tom Seeley Dr. Sam Ramsey Dr. Tammy Horn-Potter
Paul G. Kelly Erin MacGregor-Forbes Heather Mattila
Bill Hasbeck Scott McArt

An EAS Massachusetts website is currently being designed – When the site is launched the link will be available here.

If you like to join the EAS planning team- all are welcome- please contact Mary Duane at vicepresident@massbee.org

You can join the EAS at www.easternapiculture.org. It really is a great way to take your beekeeping to the next level and support a nonprofit organization whose mission is to support beekeeper education and honeybee research.

Congratulations to the EAS Massachusetts 2021 logo design contest winner Colleen Neutra. She is a beekeeper and graphic artist from the Norfolk County Beekeepers association. Her awesome design will be used on all publications and the conference T-shirts. Thanks to all the artists who entered this contest- the designs were all extremely creative.