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Northeastern Kansas Beekeepers 2018 Funday – Chips Off the Old Bloke

- June 2, 2018 -


Jun 02, 2018    
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Douglas County Fairgrounds
2110 Harper St, Lawrence, KS

This year the 2018 Northeastern Kansas Funday will be a day to honor Dr. Orley “Chip” Taylor. Chip retired from the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Kansas in 2016.   All of his doctoral students will be attending and presenting, including:

Dr. Marla Spivak, University of MN

Dr. Mark Winston, Simon Fraser University in Vancouver BC Canada

Dr. Gard Otis retired University of Guelph Ontario Canada

Dr. Jose Villa, retired, USDA Bee Lab Baton Rouge

Dr. David Roubik, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute in Panama.

Also joining us are Dr. Judy Wu-Smart from the University of Nebraska and Dr. Marion Ellis, retired from the University of Nebraska.  Come help us celebrate Chip Taylors wonderful career at our “Chips off the Old Bloke” Funday and the 70th Birthday of our wonderful beekeeping club.  For more information and our registration form please go to or call Joli Winer at 913-593-3562.