Southern Adirondack Beekeepers Associationís 2009 Seminar
February 21, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Speakers and Topics:
Jennifer Berry of the University of Georgia:
Sub-lethal Levels of Miticides Linger in the Hive
and IPM vs. Small Hive Beetles
Dr. Ernesto Guzman of the University of Guelph:
Africanized Honey Bees and Their Impact on Honey Statistics
and Mortality Causes of Over-wintered Colonies
Dr. Medhat Nasr of Crop Diversification Centre North, Alberta:
Varroa Control: Putting the Pieces Together for Successful Mite Control
and Bee Health and Colony Kill : Beekeepers' Blues
Presentations will run consecutively. Raffle drawings to be held at 4:45.
Date and time: Saturday, February 21 9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Location: Lecture Center One at UAlbany (University at Albany), 1400 Washington Ave., Albany NY.
(Same place as in 2003 Ė 2008).
Please pre-register by 2/11.
Discount cost for CURRENT SABA members, $25. CURRENT SABA members as walk-ins: $35 each. Cost for pre-registered non-SABA member: $30, or $40 as walk-in.
Cost includes refreshment breaks. Lunch is available nearby and is not included.
Further discounts and free entry: Volunteers may attend at a further discount, or possibly for free!
Contact Anne for your duties and discount. Many different tasks need to be done before, during and after.
Any Wolf-Lounsbury Young Beekeeping Award applicant or winner from any year can enter for free. (Please pre-register.)
Friday night Dinner: There will be a get-together dinner at a nearby restaurant the night before the seminar. Speakers usually attend. (Please mark your registration and send $30 deposit.)
Questions: Anne Frey SABA@capital.net Use seminar in the subject line, or call 518-895-8744.