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Free admission for working / answering questions for a 4 hour block.
Contact: Bob Brammer , Bill George for details.
2016 Advanced Beekeeping Class Flyer
Being Held in Macon, June 1st , 9am - 4pm
Queen Rearing Class - June 4, 2016 - Columbia, MO
Presented by the Boone Regional Beekeepers Association, www.boonebees.org (Recommended for beekeepers with at least 3 years of experience) What You Will Learn: Basic Biology of the Queen Stock Selection Setting Up and Maintaining a Queen Cell Builder Grafting (classroom and hands on exercises) Queen Cell Utilization (re queening existing hives and making nuclei colonies) The Instructuctor: Cory Stevens is known for his breeding program that focuses on raising pest and disease resistant honeybees. His operation is completely treatment free to select from the hardiest stock. Cory utilizes VSH and Hygienic breeds to cross with local feral bees. Cory has instructed several successful hands-on queen rearing courses throughout the state. He has served as Southeast Director for The Missouri State Beekeepers Association as well as being involved in local bee clubs. Cory was certified as a Master Beekeeper by The Eastern Apiculture Society in 2013. In 2014 Cory was trained and outfitted by Sue Cobey to instrumentally inseminate honeybees. Cory and his wife Jaime have been married for ten years and have two children together. Cory, his family and his bees all reside in Bloomfield, Missouri. How to Register: Class Registration Fee: $90 for an Individual $155 for a Couple (only one book) Inlcudes class instruction, grafting tool, grafting frame and rails, book lunch. Class is from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, Saturday June 4, 2016. To register, complete a Class Reservation Form at http://goo.gl/forms/G0RK9KOD96 or e-mail Marty Comstock, Treasurer, Boone Regional Beekeepers Association if you have questions. firstname.lastname@example.org. Class size is limited to 30.
A Beautiful Local Grafted Queen
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