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MASS BEE Spring Meeting

March 12, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Speaker: Erin Forbes, EAS Master Beekeeper
Speaker: Leslie Huston, EAS Master Beekeeper
Speaker: Kim Skyrm – Massachusetts Chief Apiary Inspector

Registration form HERE
Location: Topsfield Fairgrounds, Topsfield, MA
Lunch:  A delicious lunch will be prepared by ECBA consisting of salad, soup, cold-cut sandwich rolls and sliced veggie platters with cookies for a cost of $10.00 per person. Please pre-register for lunch so they will have enough for everyone.
Morning presentationsErin Forbes will give insight into being and becoming an Eastern Apiculture Society (EAS) Master Beekeeper. She will also talk about EAS 2016 in New Jersey.

Leslie Huston will speak about swarming, prediction and prevention. What to do after your colony swarms.

Afternoon presentations

Erin Forbes will present info and results of her SARE grant funded research project on requeening of southern packages.

Leslie Huston will present  on small scale, backyard queen rearing for the hobby beekeeper.

MASS BEE Spring Meeting


March 12, 2016
9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Event Category:


Massachusetts Beekeepers Association


Topsfield Fairgrounds
207 Boston Street
Topsfield, MA 01983 United States
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