8:00 a.m. tour of Smitty’s Bee Honey in Defiance, Iowa
9:30 a.m. start of program at C.G. Therkildsen Activity Center in Harlan, Iowa
Speakers will include Rogan Tokach, from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln; Duane Bajema, Ph.D., retired faculty member of the Agriculture Department of Dordt University; Eugene Makovec, Editor of the American Bee Journal; Amara Orth, a recipient of the Regeneron and Society for Science in the Regeneron Science Talent Search award; and other breakout speakers. Lunch is included in the registration fee.