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Illinois State Bee Association Summer 2023 Conference

- July 14, 2023 -


Jul 14, 2023 - Jul 15, 2023    
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The Mississippi Valley Beekeepers Association, Inc., has the great honor of hosting the Illinois State Beekeepers Association’s 2023 Summer Conference in downtown Quincy, Illinois! Come join us on July 14th & 15th, 2023 at the Oakley Lindsay Center, 300 Civic Plaza #237, Quincy, IL 62301.

Some of our speakers will be Kamon Reynolds (Tennesse Bees), Randy McCaffrey (628 Dirt Rooster), Jeff Horchoff (Mr ED), Cory Stevens (Steven Bee Co.), Natalee Summers ( Beekeeping like a Girl), and many more with several breakout sessions.

We are also having a Virgin Queen contest live during the Conference in which the cells must hatch during the two days to qualify, also a Honey Contest judged by proffessional Honey Judges, as well as a photo contest. We are also working on a variety of vendors.

Tickets and more info can be found at which is continually being updated.