United Beekeepers of Alberta
A voice for all Alberta beekeepers

Inaugural Meeting
Everyone is welcome and there is something for
 everyone -- commercial, beginner, naturalist
September 29, 2018
Parkdale Community Centre
3512 5th Ave NW, Calgary

Doors open at 8 AM

Hall capacity is limited
Book now to avoid disappointment

Speakers
(Check this page periodically for changes and additions)

Dr. Andony Melathopoulos
The Oregon Bee Project: Working Together to Protect Pollinator Health

Dr. Steve Pernal
Research Update from Beaverlodge Research Farm
Simon Lalonde
Organic Beekeeping in Saskatchewan
Dr. Medhat Nasr
 Dealing with Honey Bee Beasts - AFB, Varroa and Nosema
Dr. Jerry Bromenshenk

In conversation with Allen Dick -- Jerry's unique career in research
Viruses, CCD , DARPA projects, Confined Queen Mating, Finding Landmines and IEDs with Honey Bees,
Training Bees to Know People, Anti-theft Strategies, Affordable Hive Monitoring Devices -- and more. 

Dr. Shelley Hoover
Comparison of single versus double brood chamber colonies for pollination

Ron Miksha
Why is Alberta so good for beekeeping?

Honey Contest

Honey Competition Info

Entry Form

Honey Judging (PDF)

Meeting Schedule
Tentative - Subject to Change
Last-minute updates on meeting day will be announced in real time on Twitter

      

            9:55 am - 10:30                          To be Announced

Registration Form
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