NY Bee Wellness Workshop, July 7-9 2017 AGENDA

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NY Bee Wellness Workshop, July 7-9 2017

                126 Charlton Hall, Morrisville State College, Morrisville NY


*Friday July 7, 7-9pm     “What is killing our bees: looking north of the 49, Lessons Learned”,   Medhat Nasr


*Saturday July 8

9a-9:15 Welcome, Introductions, Overview. Expectations – P. Bono

9:15a- 10:30a   Disease Overview: diagnosis and treatments – Medhat Nasr

10:30-10:45a   Break

10:45a- 12n    Behavioral Resistance to Varroa, grooming, VSH breeding- Jennifer Tsuruda

12n- 1p Lunch

1p-2:15p   Proactive Beekeeping: what to do for inspection, making decisions and record keeping— Medhat Nasr

2:15-2:30p   Break

2:30-3:30  Honey Bee Nutrition, basic nutritional needs of bees, why you should feed, when you should feed, and how you can feed- Jennifer Tsuruda

3:30-4:30pm   – Wintering— Medhat Nasr

4:30-5p   Questions. Closing- All


*Sunday July 9, 9a-5pm   Limited to 24 participants, Hive inspections and labwork: 3-4 hours of hive inspections and assessments, examining samples for AFB, Nosema, microscope use.

Instructors: Jennifer Tsuruda, Medhat Nasr, Aaron Morris, and TBA


Questions? workshop@nybeewellness.org