Date(s) - Jun 15, 2018 - Jun 16, 2018
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Save the date for our 100th anniversary meeting, June 15 & 16, at Roanoke College in Roanoke, VA. The speakers are:
- Tom Seeley, Professor at Cornell University and an outstanding researcher into the behavior and social life of honey bees.
- Dewey Caron, Emeritus Professor of Entomology & Wildlife Ecology, University of Delaware & Affiliate Professor, Department of Horticulture, Oregon State University, with 40+ years of teaching and doing bee extension and bee research
- Kirsten Traynor, author of Two Million Blossoms: Discovering the Medicinal Benefits of Honey and Simple, Smart Beekeeping. Additionally she is the new editor of American Bee Journal.
- Jessica Kern, who has been published in the American Bee Journal and teaches body mechanics for beekeepers. As a beekeeper, her primary focus is on queen rearing, small scale honey production and pollination. Jessica actively draws insights from her studies of beekeeping, dressage, yoga, meditation, and Qi Gong.
Sign-up information will be available on the website – www.virginiabeekeepers.org