2010 NCSBA Spring Meeting

March 5-6, 2010
NCSBA Spring Meeting

Hosted by
Robeson County Beekeepers
at
Robeson Community College
5160 Fayetteville Rd
Lumberton, North Carolina 28360
Attendance: 394

Meeting

Workshops Included:

  • Queen Rearing
  • Bee Venom Therapy
  • Bee Removal
  • Cooking with Honey
  • Crisis Management in the Bee Yard
  • Diseases/Lab Analogy
  • How to Build Top Feeders/Bottom Boards
  • In the Apiary
  • Preparing Honey Products for Competition/Sale
  • Master Beekeeper Exams
  • Mead Making
  • Proper Chemical Use
  • Local Chapter Management

Presenters Included:

  • Lilia I. de Guzman
  • Jennifer Keller/Juliana Rangel
  • Frederique Keller, Pres. American Apitherapy Society
  • Mary Alice Jaynes
  • Benjamin Chapman, NCSU
  • Will Hicks & Glenn Hackney, NCDA
  • James Knox/Bill Shepard/Jack Tapp
  • Don Hopkins
  • Danny Jaynes
  • Dr. David R. Tarpy
  • Ricky Barbour
  • Pat Jones
  • Paul Madren

Special Events:

  • Keynote Speaker, Friday evening:Lilia I. de Guzman, ARS, Baton Rouge
  • Vendor Displays and Sales
  • Door Prizes
  • Silent Auction
  • Special Guest Reappearance of Francios Huber,
  • Swiss naturalist (1750-1831)

Registration
Registration Fees            Individual        Family      registration desk
Advance:                              $20              $25
At-the-door                           $25              $30
Non-members additional:    $15*             $15*
* pays 2010 membership for one person

Lumberton Weather
Average Temperatures for Mar. 6:
High 63°F Low 37°F
Actual: High 59°F Low 28°F