Red Bird Beekeeping Seminar to be Held on July 28, 2018

By: Joel Gonia

This 2-hour seminar will introduce beekeeping as a potential source of revenue and discuss both pros and cons of entering into a beekeeping business. We will also discuss the potential formation of the Red Bird Beekeeping Co-Op to become a self-sustaining enterprise within 24 months. The proposed RBBA Co-Op will manage all products and services provided by members, including the distribution and sale of honey, bees, hive components, and wax.

Time: 10 AM – 12 PM

Location: Red Bird Missionary Conference Offices, 54 Queendale Center, Beverly, Kentucky 40913, 606.598.5915

Targeted Counties: Lee, Owsley, Jackson, Clay, Leslie, Bell and Harlan

Topics Discussed: Products and services, Upfront costs, Realistic time-frames, and Potential profit

Speakers: Tammy Potter – State Apiarist / Kent Williams – EAS Master Beekeeper / Joel Gonia – HoneyBear Farms KY

We need assistance to promote this event to both potential beekeepers in the Red Bird area, potential corporate sponsors, and volunteers to assist with training and management.

Please call me anytime to discuss the seminar, sponsorship and / or to volunteer.

Joel Gonia
(502) 235-0727