KSBA Summer Meeting at Perryville Civil War Battlefield

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  KSBA Summer Meeting at Perryville Civil War Battlefield
  July 25, 2020
  Admission: $10 for KSBA Member
  $25 for non-KSBA member (includes membership into KSBA)
  Please bring your own Bee Veil and other PPE

Please RSVP to KSBA Secretary, Joe Chang, kybeesecretary@gmail.com

8:00 – 8:45 Registration
9:00 – 9:45 Keynote Speaker: Setting up a honey house – Paul Rice, KY Department of Food Safety (Shelter House)
Track 1st Year Beekeeper 2nd Year or Advanced Beekeeper    
Location Field 1 (Beehive) Field 2 (Beehive) Presentations (Shelter House) Lab (Civil War Hall)
10:00 – 10:45 Basic hive inspection Dr. Leonard Davis Making splits/nucs Jessica Mays Basic Hive Equipment Mike Mabry Looking For Mite Biting Dorothy Morgan
11:00 – 11:45 Basic hive inspection Dr. Leonard Davis Frame Management Chris Renforw Swarm Catching Dave Sperow Nosema, pollen digestion and the internal anatomy of the honey bee Dr. Tom Webster
12:00 – 1:30 Boxed Lunch (Shelter House)
12:30-1:30 Abbreviated Walking Tour of Perryville Battlefield with Chuck Lott (Friends of Perryville Battlefield) and Sarah Preston (Meet at Shelter House)
1:30 – 2:15 Varroa Management Dr. Tammy Potter Backyard Queen Rearing Chris Renfrow Value added products Mike Mabry 48-Hour Queen Cells Dorothy Morgan
2:30 – 3:15 Preparing for Fall/Winter Jessica Mays Other Hive Diseases Dr. Tammy Potter Making Creamed Honey Lara Augustine Nosema, pollen digestion and the internal anatomy of the honey bee Dr. Tom Webster
3:30-5:00 KSBA Business Meeting (Shelter House)
5:00 Adjourn
Address: Perryville Civil War Battlefield State Historic Site      
  1825 Battlefield Road, Perryville, KY 40468