It’s never been harder to maintain healthy hives and to successfully overwinter our colonies — And, it has never been more important!
Challenges For Today’s Beekeepers Dr. Jeff Pettis Nation’s Leading Scientist, USDA Bee Lab Beltsville Tuesday, June 17 at 6:30. Mountain Horticulture Crops Research and Extension Center, Mills River NC
RAFFLE: Books, Special Items AND COMPLETE BEE HIVE w/BEES ! Bring your questions. Some of the topics addressed: Role of pesticides in colony and queen health Reasons for rapid queen failure Recent studies on interactions between, viruses, Nosema and pesticide exposure Role of diverse bee forage on colony health. Hosted by Henderson County Beekeepers Co‐Sponsored by Henderson & Buncombe County Beekeeping Chapters Bee City USA A part of Pollination Celebration! 2014 Don’t miss: Wed June 18, 6pm at Unitarian Universalist Church of Asheville (UUCA) Give Bees a Chance: The Pollination Puzzle Conversations with Dr. Pettis Includes reception, silent auction, honey tasting and exhibit. MORE INFORMATION: beecityusa.org; Henderson Cty Ext at 828‐697‐4891