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Speaking Event featuring Dr. James E. Tew – East Aurora, NY

- September 9, 2017 -


Sep 09, 2017    
9:00 am - 12:00 pm


Baker Memorial United Methodist Church
345 Main St, East Aurora, NY, 14052

Cost: $10

Dr. James E. Tew is the Beekeeping Specialist for the Alabama Cooperative Extension System, Auburn University and Emeritus Professor, The Ohio State University will be speaking on two topics – “What are Healthy Colonies?” and “Current Concepts in Swarms and Swarm Management”.  Jim has taught classes, provided extension services, and conducted applied research on honey bees and honey bee behavior – specifically pollination behavior.  He contributes monthly articles for national beekeeping publications and has written:  Beekeeping Principles, Wisdom for Beekeepers, The Beekeeper’s Problem Solver, and Backyard Beekeeping.  He is a frequent speaker at state and national meetings and has traveled extensively to observe beekeeping techniques.