Mark your calendar for the Ohio State Beekeepers Association Summer Conference, June 6th and 7th at Miami University, Oxford, OH.
The conference location is easily accessible with convenient parking for attendees and vendors. This conference attracts beekeepers from the Tri-State area of Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana.
This year Guest Speakers include: Jerry Hayes, Keith Delaplane, Denise Ellsworth, Alex Zomchek
, and others.
Shop at our vendors: Brushy Mountain Bee Farm (PA location), Dadant (Frankfort), Modern Beekeeping, and Reid’s Apiary & Bee-tique.
We kick off our exciting, educational weekend with a tour of Don Popp’s commercial beekeeping operation and a cookout.
Attached is a schedule of the Conference. This year’s conference will include a Hands-On Beeyard, Microscopy Classes for an additional fee, bee race, and our club contest “Gadgets and Gizmos”.
You also have the opportunity to visit the Langstroth Cottage where the modern beehive that we all use today, was invented in the 1850’s. The Cottage is located at 303 Patterson Avenue in Oxford, OH. The facility will be open during lunch, and from 3-6 for those of you who want to take a tour before you head home.
Pre-registration mail-in forms must be received by May 30, 2014. On-line registration ends May 30, 2014.
We look forward to seeing you in Oxford
(Pre-Registration ends May 30th)