The Beekeeper’s Companion Since 1861

2016 Iowa Honey Producers Association Summer Field Day

- June 11, 2016 -

Date(s) - Jun 11, 2016
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Goodell Community Center

Registration: 8:30

Field Day: 9:00 – 3:30

Saturday, June 11, 2016
Goodell Community Center and Pat & Peggy Ennis’ Apiary
(315 Broadway Goodell, Iowa) – (2105 110th St.  Goodell, Iowa)

Field Day Topics:  Guest Speakers – Gregg McMahen, the Bee Guru, from Colorado and Andy Joseph, our state’s apiarist.  Afternoon sessions will include information on the Varroa Destructor Mite and various treatments, what to do with your wax, the need for pollinating plants and seed bombs, tricks of the trade from various beekeepers, and hive inspections (please bring your bee gear).

A delicious lunch will be provided except for the dessert.  Please bring one to share!  Bottled water, honey lemonade, and coffee will be available throughout the day.

Cost for members is $35

Cost for non-members is $40

Walk-ins on day of event are charged $5 more.

For information contact Mary Wiltgen, or 563-920-9628