North escambia Bee Association
Advanced Course for 2019
Purchase tickets here.
7:00 - 8:00 - Sign in, coffee, donuts, visit our vendors.
8:00 - 9:00 - Utility Nucs to Keep a Balanced Apiary - Dr. Ellis from The University of Florida
9:15 - 10:15 - Increases - Creating a Nuc/Splits Demonstrations via Open Hives (Weather permitting.) - Dan Killingsworth - Pavilion
10:30 - 11:30 - Intro to Queen Rearing/Queen replacement - Zoie Johnson
11:30 - 12:30 - Lunch will be provided - Cafeteria
12:30 - 1:45 - Bee Plant Propagation - Hands on - UF Master Gardeners
2:00 - 3:15 - Building swarm traps - Hands on - Jeff Willard (You will be able to purchase the one you make for $8)
3:30 - 4:30 - Varroa research update/ Bee lab - Cameron Jack from The University of Florida