Fall Meeting 2017

Saturday, November 11, 2017 8 AM – 4 PM

Westfield State University, Scanlon Hall, Westfield MA 01085

Come join us for an outstanding educational event hosted by Hampden County Beekeepers Association and sponsored by the WSU Environmental Science Department*.

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SPEAKERS
Meghan Milbrath Coordinator, Michigan Pollinator Initiative, Michigan State University Dept of Entomology
Meghan’s topics: Varroa Biology and Management Sustainable Northern Beekeeping using Late Season Nucs Overwintering http://msutoday.msu.edu/360/2015/meghan-milbrath-honeybees-and-pollinators/     http://www.canr.msu.edu/people/meghan_milbrath

Rachael Bonoan, PhD candidate at Tufts University, President Boston Area Beekeepers
Rachael’s topics: Why do Bees Like Dirty Water? Honey Bee Nutrition https://www.rachaelebonoan.com/

All attendees must be current Mass Bee members or *WSU Environmental Science students. Can join online or pay for membership at the door ($15 for individual, $20 for family and $25 for organization.) Payments by credit card are accepted on our web site via Mass Bee’s online membership form https://www.massbee.org/membership/

Lunch MUST be reserved at least 1 week before the meeting (deadline is November 4th.)
Updates & notices will be posted on the Mass Bee Facebook page
Enter the honey and cooking shows!  Cooking show rules     Honey show rules

 

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