The October BeeLines newsletter is available from the Kentucky Department of Agriculture Office of State Veterinarian. Information in this edition: KSBA Board Meeting and Fall Bee School Kentucky Pollinator Stakeholders Meeting UK hivekeeper, James Harrison 2019 State Fair Honey Booth Report KSBA Fall Financial Update Honey Pecan Baklava Fall/Winter News and Events And more!
Clarification & Accommodations: There were several comments and recommendations made by local association presidents at the Aug 3rd KSBA meeting in Frankfort. The KY State Fair Honey pricing for 2019 was discussed and there was a consensus that the unit prices should be adjusted downward to the nearest dollar for all those prices that included 50 cents. For example: a 1 lb. bottle was priced at $13.50. The recommendation was to reduce that to $13.00 and to make similar adjustments to all such pricing in the pricing list. A revised pricing list was prepared and published. Because the certified honey […]