Virginia State Beekeepers Association
Virginia State Beekeepers Association
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Fall Meeting Preliminary Agenda

Fall Meeting – November 5, 2016
Blue Ridge Community College, Weyers Cave
Agenda as of 8/16/16 (subject to change)
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Saturday
8:00 – 9:00
Registration

9:00 – 9:15
Opening Remarks

9:15 – 10:00
Pesticides and Pollinators – Kirsten & Michael Traynor

10:00 – 10:30
Break

10:30 – 10:45
Door Prize Drawings

10:45 – 11:30
Urban/Suburban Beekeeping – The Human Side – Toni Burnham

11:30 – 12:00
BroodMinder – Theo Hartmann

12:00 - 1:00
Lunch --- host club should try to provide “box” lunch

1:00 – 1:15
Door Prize Drawings

1:15 – 1:45
State Apiarist Report – Keith Tignor

1:45 – 2:15
Master Beekeeper Program Update – Frank Walker

2:15- 2:45
Legislative Update – Lannie Ballard

2:45 – 3:15
Break

3:15 – 3:30
Door Prize Drawings (last one of the day)

3:30 - 4:15
Over the Atlantic: Intensive Hive Management – Kirsten & Michael Traynor

4:15 – 5:00
Hot Bees! Thermal Cameras in the Apiary – Dr. Wyatt Mangum

5:00
Adjourn

The VSBA is a nonprofit organization committed to promoting and advancing beekeeping in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Membership in the VSBA is open to beekeepers and non-beekeepers, alike. Annual membership dues are $12.00 per individual/family or $10.00 through local associations. In addition to other benefits, members receive a quarterly newsletter.

Promoting Knowledge and Fellowship
Among Beekeepers in the Commonwealth of Virginia

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