2012 NCSBA Summer Meeting

July 12-14, 2012
NCBSA Summer Meeting

Hosted by
Robeson County Beekeepers
at
Robeson Community College
5160 Fayetteville Road, Lumberton, NC 28360

Meeting Agenda

Thursday, July 12, 2012

  • 10:00 am – NCSBA Executive Committee Meeting
  • 10:00 am – Registration
  • 12:45 pm – Call to Order & Welcome:  Danny Jaynes, NCSBA President; Invocation (Robeson County Beekeepers), Mitch Mercer; Announcements
  • 1:00-1:55 pm – Keynote Speaker: Dr. Malcolm Sanford,Beyond Disappearing Disease (The Roots of CCD)
  • 2:00-2:50 pm – Presentation: Virginia Webb, Marketing Honey
  • 2:50-3:45 pm – Presentation: Bob Harvey, Queen Rearing
  • 3:50-4:10 pm – Break – Visit Vendor Booths
  • 4:10-4:15 pm – Door prizes
  • 4:15-5:00 pm – Presentation: Ray Revis, Russian Bee Update
  • 5:00 pm – General Session End

Friday, July 13, 2012

  • 8:00-9:00 am – NCSBA Executive Committee Meeting (carry over time if necessary)
  • 8:00 am – Registration
  • 9:00 am – Call to Order & Welcome: Julian Wooten (NCSBA 1st VP)
    Announcements and Door prizes
  • 9:05-10:00 am – Keynote Speaker: Virginia Webb, Preparing Entries for Honey Shows
  • 10:05-10:55 am – Presentation: Dr. Ambrose, Certified Honey Label and Honey Standards
  • 10:55-11:10 am – Break / Visit Vendor Booths
  • 11:10-12:00 pm Presentation: Bob Harvey, Nuc Box Production
  • 12:00 pm Door Prizes
  • 12:00-1:00 pm Break for Lunch and Visit with Vendors
  • 1:00-3:00 pm Workshops Sessions 1 & 2
  • 3:00-4:00 pm General Session for Elections, Announcements
  • 4:00-5:00 pm Workshops Session 3
  • 5:00 pm Workshops End, Break for Banquet
  • 6:30 pm NCSBA Summer Banquet SE NC Farmers Market (see map for directions)

Saturday, July 14, 2012

  • 8:00 am – Registration
  • 8:00 am – Welcome: Ed Hunt, NCSBA 2nd VP
  • 8:05-9:00 am – Keynote Speaker: Dr. Malcolm Sanford, Genetic Modified Organisims (GMO) in relation to Bees
  • 9:05-9:55 am Presentation: Eric Mills, Migratory Beekeeping
  • 9:55-10:10 am Break Visit Vendor Booths
  • 10:10-11:00 am Presentation: Roxanne Alterui, Royal Jelly Production
  • 11:05-12:00 pm Ask the Speakers: Dr. Sanford, Dr. Ambrose, Ray Revis, Bob Harvey, Don Hopkins, Virginia Webb, Eric Mills, and Roxanne Alterui
  • 12:00 pm Door Prizes
  • Closing Remarks: Danny Jaynes (NCSBA President)

Workshops include:

  • Starting a Bee Business
  • Bear Fences
  • Fall Bee Splits
  • Cooking with Honey
  • Insect and Diseases
  • Fall Queen Rearing
  • Management of Russian Bees
  • Medical Benefits of the Hive
  • Lab ID of Nosema
  • Honey Certification
  • Reasons Why Hives Fail
  • Getting Back to Basic Beekeeping

Download Full Workshops Sessions Schedule
Registration
Click Here to Register Online
or Download Advance Registration Form
Advance Registration Deadline is July 6th!