“Keeping Honey Bees Alive and the Impact of Industry on Bees”
Cookeville, TN: The Mountain Valley, Cookeville, and Overton Beekeepers Associations are pleased to invite their members and the public to a joint beekeeping association gathering on Saturday July 16, 2016 at the Collegeside Church of Christ, 252 E. 9th Street, Cookeville, TN Auditorium in Cookeville, TN from 8:00 am to 2:30 pm. Ms. Jennifer Berry will be the guest speaker and will be presenting two sessions on “Keeping Honey Bees Alive” and a session on “The Impact of Industry on Bees.
Ms. Berry is presently the Agricultural Research Coordinator and Lab Manager for the University of Georgia Honey Bee Program and a regular columnist for the Bee Culture Magazine. She writes occasionally for other publications, including Bee World. She also travels extensively to speak to local, state, national and international beekeeping associations.
The fee for non-members of the host associations is $5.00 per person payable at the door. A break for lunch will be from 11:45 until 1:00 pm, however lunch will not be provided.