June 9-10, 2017
Interested in starting some bee colonies or want more confidence in working and caring for these? This 2 day course will cover bee biology, pest/disease identification, colony management, honey bee IPM, and gloveless beekeeping. The format is a combination of instruction and hands on demonstration. Bring a bee veil, whatever protective clothing you are comfortable in, and lots of questions.
Instructors: Steve Sheppard, Susan Cobey & WSU Bee Lab graduate students
Registration fees: $125
Registration form (pdf)
Updated Location: Friday at 6 p.m. Center for Undergraduate Education Room 518; Saturday at 7:30 a.m. Food Science/Human Nutrition Building Room 103/155 Washington State University Campus – Pullman, WA
2017 WSU Honey Bee Field Day Topics
Mail to: Adam Williams, Washington State University, Dept. of Entomology, 166 FSHN, P.O. Box 646382. Pullman, WA 99164-6382