VSBA Fall Meeting

Make plans now for VSBA's Fall Meeting - 2 November 2019 at Blue Ridge Community College, in Weyers Cave, VA.

​Featured speakers will be North Carolina State University's Alison McAfee & Wellesley College's Heather Mattila.

Speaker Topics

Heather Mattila 

Well-mated queens produce the busiest bees


Hardworking bees need pollen!

Alison McAfee 

Queen Forensics: Using Bio-markers to Help Diagnose Queen Failure


Finding the odorant cues that stimulate hygienic behavior

Accommodations 

We are working with Hampton Inn & Suites, SOUTH, Harrisonburg as our discounted hotel for those who are traveling and wish to spend the night. 

(Let them know you are with VSBA Conference for discounted rate)

There are also several other options for hotels, some serving breakfast. 

Priceline.com listed - Econo Lodge (rating 4.9/10), $60; Ramada (rating 6.3/10), $67; Super 8 rating (5.2/10), $67.

Vendors

Mann Lake

Dadant

Kelley Beekeeping Company

Hands on Beekeepers

Midnight Bee Supply

G & S Apiary 

Spikenard Farm|Honey Bee Sanctuary

Scottsville Supply Company 



If you wish to be a vendor

Please fill out the application form

VSBA_2019_Vendor_Registration_Form.doc.pdf

Looking forward to seeing you there!

We still have plenty of vendor spots left so get in your application

Location

NOTICE

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Event Registration

Options for pay by check

You can register online and choose invoice me and send in your check with copy of the invoice

or

print this form

 Registration Fall Meeting 2019.pdf 

(includes master beekeeper testing) 

and mail it with your check to Rebecca Swanson



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Seeking Volunteers

If you are interested in learning more about volunteering, please contact any of the Executive Board or the VSBA President

at 

Presidentvsba@virginiabeekeepers.org


Recent news

September Mite-a-Thon


Welcome Honey Bee Friend! This survey is a national effort to collect mite infestation data and to visualize varroa infestations in honey bee colonies across North America. Mite Check is open year round for you to share your data.


For more information about the 2019 Mite-A-Thon program, please click button below

Mite Check

Mail Payments to: Ian Henry

5771 Hill Top Street Crozet, VA 22932


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