Ross is the author of Natural Beekeeping: Organic Approaches to Modern Apiculture, and you can find out more about him and his work at

Ross Conrad learned his craft from the late Charles Mraz, world-renowned beekeeper and founder of Champlain Valley Apiaries in Vermont. Former president of the Vermont Beekeepers Association, Conrad is a regular contributor to Bee Culture The Magazine of American Beekeeping. Ross has led bee related presentations and taught organic beekeeping workshops and classes throughout North America for many years. His small beekeeping business, Dancing Bee Gardens, supplies friends, neighbors, and local stores with honey and candles among other bee related products, and provides bees for Vermont apple pollination in spring.

He worked with us at Organic Life Guru to create an online apitherapy course. Ross has years of experience to share regarding the many ways to use products from the hive for health and healing.