Montana State Beekeepers Association President 2011:
530 Fallon St.
Wolf Point, MT 59201
Montana Department of Agriculture:
http://agr.mt.gov (then look under "Crops" and then "Beekeepers")
Ian Foley, State Entomologist 406-444-9454 firstname.lastname@example.org
Patricia Denke 406-444-3790 email@example.com
MSU Beekeeping Program
His Blog: http://bigskybee.com
Also: for contacting Joanna Gress, contact Kevin Wanner 406-994-5663 or firstname.lastname@example.org http://msuextension.org under Yard & Garden. She knows of some Top Bar Hive folks in Bozeman. This is also where to find Professor Jeff Littlefield, Dept. LRES, and MSU Entomologist.
There is also a Warre Hive group in Bozeman, I hope to provide more details (a guy on the Biobees.com forum runs it).
Columbia Falls, Kalispell and the Flathead Valley:
(The Flathead Beekeepers Association is also on Facebook and had a very nice article in the Daily Interlake, as follows):
"Veronica Honthaas, Organic Beekeeper, Traditional Herbalist, Reflexologist and Potter in Columbia Falls, runs a chem-free beekeeping group in Columbia Falls. Call 406-892-0280 or Scott Kelley 406-249-9881."
Big Sky Beekeepers
Susan Tryhus - email@example.com
Also: U of M Missoula Beekeeping Program
Dr. Jerry Bromenshenk Phone: (406) 243-5648
E-mail Address: Jerry.Bromenshenk@mso.umt.edu or BeeResearch@aol.com
Last edited by Mike Gillmore; 07-31-2011 at 05:25 PM.
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