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North Yard Workshop Date Rescheduled

Please note: Due to weather concerns the April 21 Workshop at the Northern Yard
has been tentatively rescheduled to Sunday, April 22 from 12 noon to 2pm.

Watch this space, our Twitter feed or the calendar for updates.

ABF_10_Affiniscape_HeaderVBA Member Chaz Mraz attended the 2011 North American Beekeeping Conference & Tradeshow in Galveston and tells us that several educational sessions were recorded as audio files during the conference and are now available on the 2011 conference Web site:

  • Honey Bee Pharmacology, Dr. Marion Ellis, University of Nebraska
  • Certified True Source Honey Traceability Program, Various Speakers
  • Honey Bee Health Surveillance: A Successful Program to Restore Bee Health, Dr. Medhat Nasr, Crop Diversification Centre North, Canada
  • Best Management Practices for Beekeepers Pollinating Ag Crops, Christi Heintz, Project Apis m
  • Hints for Successful Backyard Beekeeping, Dr. Eric Mussen, University of California, Davis

You can access these sessions at the link below:

2011 North American Beekeeping Conference & Tradeshow Session Recordings

(The 2012 North American Beekeeping Conference & Tradeshow, January 10-14, 2012 will be in Las Vegas, Nevada. Conference information will be available soon on the ABF Web site at