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2014 Eastern Apicultural Society (EAS) Conference

Eastern Apiculture Society will be holding its 2014 annual conference at Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond campus, July 27-Aug.1.   Honoring the return of the KY National Guard Agricultural Team, the theme for this conference: Bee Boots on the Ground.  The keynote speaker will be, tentatively, Dr. Nicola Bradbear, founder of Bees for Development, an international extension nonprofit with teams in Africa, India and China among other places.  Other speakers include beekeepers with the KY National Guard Ag Team, researchers with the USDA and state universities and other beekeepers involved with beekeeping extension programs.  The Short Course will begin July   The general conference program begins on July 30 and concludes with a banquet   More details about this conference including 2013 program can be found at the following address: