The Will County Beekeepers Association will once again present this annual one-day conference. A full day of speakers and workshops will be offered for all levels of experience.
Alison McAfee: Queen Forensics: Using Biomarkers to Help Diagnose Queen Failures
Zachary Lamas: Winter Prep Begins Midsummer
Breakout sessions throughout the day include topics such as requeening, hygienic behavior, marketing hive products, apitherapy, creating honeybee habitat, a beginner beekeeping track, and many more. Vendors will be available throughout the day with beekeeping supplies, products of the hive, t-shirts, trees and shrubs, books, and a variety of other items. A panel discussion on sustainable beekeeping will also take place.
Registration form and additional conference information can be found at www.beeprepared.org