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Better Bee’s 2015 Field Day
June 27, 2015 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
“Mark your calendars! We’re at it again, and this year we’ll have Dr. Dewey Caron as our speaker. Dr. Dewey Caron is an Emeritus Professor of Entomology & Wildlife Ecology at the University of Delaware, & Affiliate Professor in the Department of Horticulture at Oregon State University. He is a product of the Honey Bee program at Cornell University (PhD in Entomology with Dr Roger Morse). He spent more than 40 years teaching, doing bee extension and bee research at Cornell, the University of Maryland, and the University of Delaware. He retired in 2009 and moved to Oregon to be near grandchildren and continue as volunteer Extension bee specialist. Since moving to the west coast he has been the president and is now on the Executive Board of the Western Apicultural Society. He currently serves as VP of the Oregon State Beekeepers. In addition, he has been very active in Spanish speaking overseas extension development programs since 1981.
Our Annual Customer Appreciation Day serves to thank our customers for their many years of loyalty and support. It’s an all-day free event with a guest speaker, raffle, free lunch and open hive demonstrations. As in the past two years, this year’s Field Day will be held at Washington County Fairgrounds right down the road from Betterbee.”