VBA 2011 Summer Meeting News
Vermont Beekeepers Association
Brown's River Middle School
20 River Rd, Jericho, VT
Our speaker will be Jennifer Berry. Jennifer is the apicultural research coordinator and lab manager at the University of Georgia honey bee lab. She is actively involved in all aspects of honey bee research and education. Her research emphasis has been a queen breeding program and incorporating IPM for mite and beetle control. Besides her day job, Jennifer runs a side business selling queens and nucs. She is also a regular columnist for Bee Culture magazine and travels extensively to speak to local, state, national, and international beekeeping associations. In 2006 she was the Eastern Apicultural Society (EAS) President and hosted a very successful meeting in Young Harris, Georgia.
Jennifer will be speaking about the sub-toxic effects of pesticides.
A complete meeting agenda will be published soon!