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VBA 2011 Winter Meeting Agenda

Vermont Beekeepers Association
Since 1886

Winter Meeting Agenda
Mutuo Club, 20 Beckley St., Barre - January 25, 2011

8:45                 Setup, Registration, & Refreshments

9:15                 Welcome - President Bill Mares

9:20                Bee Inspector's Report, Steve Parise, VT Dept. of Agriculture

9:45                Business Meeting

  • Secretary’s Report - Jeff Hamelman
  • Treasurer’s Report - Rick Stoner
  • Membership Report - Valarie Wilson
  • Librarian’s Report - Bill Marcinkowski

Committee Reports

  • Apiary Committee - Bill Mares
  • Fair Committee - Bill Mares/Doug Ouellette
  • Website Committee - Greg Smela
  • Certification Committee - Ross Conrad

10:30               Morning Session

  • Speaker: Paul Kozak, Provincial Apiarist, Province of Ontario
    Topic: Ontario Bee Breeding Program

11:30               Report on EAS 2012 and 2011. Reps from EAS and the VT Committee


12:00               Lunch – BRING YOUR OWN! (NO POTLUCK THIS YEAR, SORRY!)


 

1:00                Afternoon Session

  • Speaker: Paul Kozak, Provincial Apiarist, Province of Ontario
    Topic: Ontario Tech Transfer Team

 2:15                “Sizing Up” Thoughts and Discussion about Selling Your Own Products

 3:15                Local Clubs Update

Summer Meeting - Saturday, August 6, 2011 
Camel’s Hump Middle School, 173 School St., Richmond
sponsored by Chittenden County Beekeepers

3:30                 Adjourn