2009 NCSBA and SCBA Spring Meeting

March 6-7, 2009
NCSBA and SCBA Joint Meeting
Hosted by
South Carolina Beekeepers Association
York Technical College
Baxter Hood Conference Center
452 S. Anderson Road
Rock Hill, SC 29730
Campus Map (Building “N”)

Over 535 in attendance!

Meeting Details

Speakers include

  • Kim Flottum , editor of Bee Culture magazine
  • David Tarpy and Debbie Delaney, N.C. State University
  • Bart Smith, USDA/ARS Beltsville, Maryland Bee Lab
  • Stanley Schneider, UNC-Charlotte
  • Jerry Hayes, Florida Department of Agriculture
  • Jennifer Berry, University of Georgia

Workshops include

  • Producing Varietal and Artisan Honey
  • Recognition and Treatment of Bee Diseases
  • Africanized Honey Bees
  • Varroa Mite Control
  • Small Hive Beetle Management
  • Pesticide Use Training

Special Events

  • “Stump the Professor”
  • Banquet
  • Live Band at banquet
  • Keynote Address — Colorful Characters, by Kim Flottum, Ed. Bee Culture
  • Panel discussion
  • Vendors and Exibitors
  • Door Prizes
  • Business Meeting

Rock Hill Weather…was perfect!
for March 6-7, 2009
Actual Low 44° F      Avg. Low 39° F (Record 12°)
Actual High 80° F     Avg. High 62° F (Record 84°)
Sunrise 6:45 AM
Sunset 6:24 PM