Oregon State Beekeepers Association Fall Conference 2017
The Oregon State Beekeepers Association will hold its annual fall conference on October 27, 28 & 29 at the Oregon Garden in Silverton, Oregon. Speakers include Sue Cobey, Virginia Webb, George Hansen, Dr. Ramesh Sagili, Dr. Elina Nino, Dr. Judy Wu, and much more.
There will be a beginning beekeeping class running concurrently with the main meeting on Saturday and a hands on wax and candle workshop on Sunday.
For more information go to www.orsba.org

2017 OSBA CONFERENCE HONEY SHOW

Entries will be accepted between 8 and 9 am Saturday morning Oct. 28th.
Judging will begin at 10am. For further information please call Marjie at 503-434-1894.

MINIMUM QUANTITIES:

Comb Honey – 3 lots of 3 rounds

Extracting Frames each class– 3 frames

All Other Honey – 3 pint jars

Extracted Honey – 3 Standard, Uniform 1 lb. honey Jars


COMB HONEY: Class #1

1. Comb honey, any one variety (3 round section)

2. “ (3 square section)

3. Chunk honey in a jar, (3 wide mouth pint jars)

Extracting frames:

4. Full depth, any one variety (3 frames)

5 Shallow “

6. Western “

7. Semi “

EXTRACTED HONEY: Class #2

Extracted liquid honey 3 – 1 lb. queen line jars

8. White

9. Amber

10. Dark

OTHER:

11. Creamed Honey (3 pints jars)

BEESWAX: Class #3

17. Natural or Sun bleached 1 lb.- (1 piece)

18. Beeswax candles, 100% beeswax 2-5 lbs. (dipped Large single or several pairs)

19. Artistic beeswax, 100% beeswax, Entries can be several pieces, but must be fastened together. Entries can be different shades of wax, i.e. brood wax or capping wax. No artificial enhancements.

BEEKEEPING PHOTO: Class #4

Entries must be in an 8” X 10” black frame, subject matter: “The joy of Beekeeping!” Use your imagination

GIFT BASKET: CLASS #15

Must contain at least 5 honey and related bee products