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2014 Kentucky Regional Beekeeping schools

Between January and March of 2014, a series of one day regional beekeeping schools will be held across Kentucky. These schools will offer instruction for experienced beekeepers, as well as for those new to beekeeping. Click on the individual school for more information.

More information will be added as it is received, so check back,

Jan. 18 – Eastern Kentucky Winter Bee School, Hazard.

Feb. 1 – South Central Kentucky Beekeeping School, Scottsville, organized by the Allen County Beekeeper’s Assoc., Contact: John Pace, jlpace@glasgow-ky.com.

Feb. 8 – 2014 Southeastern Kentucky Beekeeping School, Whitley City. Contact: Greg Whitis, McCreary County Agriculture Agent, Phone: 606-376-2524, gwhitis@uky.edu

Feb. 22 – 2014 Northeast Kentucky Beekeeping School, Maysville (Maysville Community and Technical College). Contact: Jim Coss: jcoss@thehoneyandbeeconnection.com

March 1 – Audubon Beekeeping School, Henderson. Contact: Larry Stone, larryrita72@att.net

March 8 – 2014 Bluegrass Beekeeping School, Frankfort.
Keynote: Dr. Debbie Delaney, U of Delaware, sponsored by KSBA.  Other speakers: Kent Williams – EAS Master Beekeeper, Dr. Tom Webster – KY State University, Dr. Tammy Horn, EAS/KSBA president.

For more information contact: Phil Clark, pdc3393@insightbb.com

March 7, 2014, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. Spring KSBA Board meeting at the Capital Plaza Hotel meeting room

Also in Frankfort the weekend of the Bluegrass Beekeeping School
March 7th, 2014, Bee Friendly Frankfort events:  Beehive Hairdo event, Bluegrass Jam session.  A block of rooms will be reserved under “Bee Friendly Frankfort”: Capital Plaza Hotel, 405 Wilkinson Blvd. Frankfort, KY 40601.  866.539.8430.  Please note that these rooms will not be available until after Jan. 2014.

 

Kentucky Local Beekeeping Associations