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Four Corners Bee Keepers Conference

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San Juan College

Henderson Fine Arts Center room 9008

4601 College Blvd

Farmington, NM 87402

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Tentative agenda: (subject to change)

8:30 registration begins

9-9:45 Breakouts for beginner (track A) and advanced bee keepers (track B)

  1. Beginning beekeeping: How to start keeping bees
  2. Advance pest identification for bee keepers

9:45-10:30

  1. Understanding native plant significance in honey production
  2. IPM for bees: developing a management toolbox to improve sustainability

10:30—11:15

  1. Beginner pest control
  2. Utilizing breeding stock

11:15-12 Networking session and trade show:

  • Pollinator seed ball station
  • Four Corners Bee Research
  • Master Gardeners: native plants
  • Bee Keeping Supplies
  • Local honey producers
  • Driftwatch table

12-1 Lunch on your own

1-3: key note presentations

John Gange, from the NM Bee Keepers Association and Jose Villa, retired USDA research bee geneticists will present a keynote summary of major challenges and opportunities in Four Corners area bee keeping as well as their research on creating sustainable colonies.

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San Juan College

Henderson Fine Arts Center room 9008

4601 College Blvd

Farmington, NM 87402

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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