2017 Austin Area Beekeeping Seminar
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2017 Austin Area Beekeeping Seminar

2017 Austin Area Beekeeping Seminar

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J.J. Pickle Research Campus

10100 Burnet Road, Austin, TX 78758

Austin, TX 78739

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This is a day-long seminar offering 4 different educational presentations running concurrently throughout the day. There will be a full-day track of beginning classes for people with little or no experience keeping bees who want a solid foundation of beekeeping essentials. There will also be 15 hour-long classes for intermediate and advanced beekeepers to choose from. Those non-beginner classes will include:

  • The Latest in the Texas Bee Lab Research with Dr. Juliana Rangel
  • Nutrition Management for Robust Populations with Lance Wilson
  • The Importance of Integrated Pest Management with Liz Walsh
  • Raising Queens with Jay Poindexter
  • Top Bar Basics with Brandon Fehrenkamp
  • Beneficial Bee Flowers with Becky Bender
  • Reproductive Biology with Dr. Juliana Rangel
  • General Management with Mark Dykes
  • Mead Making with Tanya Philips and Chuck Rayburn
  • Increasing Hive Productivity with James and Chari Elam
  • Texas Master Beekeeping Program with Mary Reed
  • Swarm Capture Techniques with Brandon Fehrenkamp
  • 10 Best Practices in Modern Beekeeping with Lance Wilson
  • Varroa Samping with Mary Reed
  • Customizing and Printing Your Own Honey Label with Cameron Crane
  • Sustainable Varroa Management through IPM with Lance Wilson
  • Basic Splitting Techniques with James and Chari Elam
  • Equipment Building Workshop with Chuck Rayburn
  • Miticides and Retinue Response with Liz Walsh
  • Products of the Hive with Tanya Philips
  • How to do Cut Outs with - Ryan and Dodie Stillman
  • Ask and Expert Panel

All proceeds for this event will be used to promote sustainable beekeeping practices and provide support to our much appreciated Texas A&M Honey Bee Lab.

Registration starts at 8:00am with the first class starting at 9:00am.

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What can/can't I bring to the event?

We highly encourage all attendees to bring a bag lunch. There are also multiple lunch options within a one mile radius from the venue.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

While we will have a list of attendees, check-in will go more quickly if you bring your printed ticket with you.

What are my parking options?

Parking is available at the JJ Pickle Research Center.

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10100 Burnet Road, Austin, TX 78758

Austin, TX 78739

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