The Charleston Area Beekeepers Association offers a Beekeeping Symposium on Saturday, November 16, 2019, from 8 am to 6 pm at Trident Technical College featuring Dr. Tom Seeley and Dr. Leo Sharashkin.
Thomas D. Seeley – is the Horace White Professor in Biology at Cornell University. He is based in the Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, where he teaches courses on animal behavior and does research on the behavior and social life of honey bees. His work is summarized in four books: Honeybee Ecology (1985), The Wisdom of the Hive (1995), Honeybee Democracy (2010), Following the Wild Bees (2016), The Lives of Bees (2019).
Dr. Leo Sharashkin – is founder of HorizontalHive.com and editor of Keeping Bees With a Smile, a comprehensive resource on keeping bees naturally in horizontal hives. He is a contributor to American Bee Journal, Bee Culture, The Beekeepers Quarterly (UK), and speaks internationally on sustainable beekeeping, organic growing, and Earth-friendly living. He holds a PhD in AgroForestry from the University of Missouri, a Master’s in Natural Resources from Indiana University, and is an author of world-renowned research on sustainable agriculture. Join us to learn more about keeping bees naturally from Dr. Tom Seeley and Dr. Leo Sharashkin! It is an easy sign up online. Only $36! https://www.charlestonbees.org/new-page