The Oregon State Beekeepers Association, and the Idaho Beekeeper's Fall Conference will be held on October 26, 27, and 28, 2006 at the Agate Beach Inn in Newport Oregon.

Speakers include Ms. Susan Coby, Ohio State University, Mr. Joe Traynor, Scientific Ag Co., Mr. George Hanson , Foothills Hills Honey Company, Dr. Diana Sammataro from Carl Hayden Research Lab, Mr. Chuck Sowers, Sowers Apiaries, Dr. Steve Sheppard from Washington State University, Mr. Jay Miller, Millers Apiaries,Dr. Lynn Royce from Mitebee Farm, Dr, Marina Meixner,WSU, Mr. David VanderDussen, NOD Apiaries, Mr. John Jacob, Old Sol Apiaries, Mr. Thom Trusewitz , BeeHaven Apiaries, Mr. Ben Horwath, WSU and more to come!

This year’s emphasis is: “Hands-on beekeeping”. Other topics of interest will be presented as well. A basic Bee School will run concurrent with the general session each morning.
This conference will be held at the Agate Beach Inn in Newport, Oregon. Group room rates are available; mention that you are attending the BeekeeperÂ’s conference to receive the reduced rate. Call: 1-800-547-3310 for room reservations.

The conference begins with a wine and cheese reception on Thursday night.
Commercial exhibits will be on display throughout the conference.

For further information please go to www.orsba.org where you can download the latest agenda update, and registration form, or E-mail: shallotman@yahoo.com