IN State Beekeepers: Oct 23, 2010

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    The Indiana State Beekeeper's Fall Conference will be held Oct 23rd in Danville (west of Indy). Guest speaker is Jamie Ellis. $20 registration includes lunch.

    Details here:

    7:30-8:30 Registration and Social Hour
    8:30-8:45 Welcome to the 102nd ISBA Fall Conference
    8:45-9:00 State Bee Inspector Report - Kathleen Prough
    9:00-9:15 Purdue Research Update - Greg Hunt
    9:15-9:20 Treasurer's Report
    9:20-9:25 Queen and Princess Report
    9:25-9:30 State Fair Report
    9:30-10:00 Introductions of 2010 Honey Queen and Princess and 2011 Candidates

    10:00-10:15 Break
    10:15-11:15 Honey Bee Health - Jamie Ellis
    11:15-11:30 Officer and Director Elections (4 directors)

    11:30-12:30 Lunch

    12:30-1:30 Current Research - Jamie Ellis
    1:30-1:45 Break

    1:45-2:45 Beginning Beekeeping Tips for the Novice
    1:45-2:45 Discussion - Are your Hives Ready for Winter - Dave Shenefield
    1:45-2:45 Different Beekeeping Practices from Northern to Southern Indiana

    3:00-3:30 Open Floor Q & A
    Beekeeper of the Year Announcement
    Election Results
    Door Prize Drawings
    Queen Auction
    Announce Winners of Honey Judging