The Beekeeping trade-show will provide beekeepers of all skill levels and ages a chance to interact with entomologists, beekeepers, real bee hives, and beekeeping equipment vendors.
The third annual UF/IFAS Beekeeping Field day and Trade-show is proud to be part of the 2013 Florida State Beekeepers Association Meeting in Chipley Florida. This trade-show event will provide educational opportunities through hands-on activities and interaction with expert beekeepers and vendors for hundreds of local beekeepers. Beekeepers with all levels of experience are encouraged to attend!
The Day’s Agenda: (8:30 – 2:30 Central Time Zone)
Topics at the Trade-show and Field day include:
- “Update on the Beekeeping Industry”
- “Splitting Beehives”
- “What’s the Buzz about Honey?”
- “Products of the Hive”
- “Florida Honeybee Inspectors Question and Answer Session”
- Smoker Lighting Contest, Door Prizes, Lunch, and more!
- $15.00 per Person, $10.00 for Each Additional Family Member (Includes refreshments and lunch)
- Call your local County Extension Office, listed below, to register no later than October 25th. (We need to know how much food to prepare!)
Bay County 850-784-6105 Jefferson County 850-342-0187
Calhoun County 850-674-8323 Leon County 850-606-5202
Escambia County 850-475-5230 Liberty County 850-643-2229
Franklin County 850-653-9337 Okaloosa County 850-689-5850
Gadsden County 850-875-7255 Santa Rosa County 850-623-3868
Gulf County 850-639-3200 Wakulla County 850-653-9337
Holmes County 850-547-1108 Walton County 850-892-8172
Jackson County 850-482-9620 Washington County 850-638-6180
A detailed workshop agenda is just a “click” away at this link: Beekeepers Field Day And Trade Show 2013