KY apiarist to speak at Oct. BCBA meeting

Kentucky’s State Apiarist Phil Craft is scheduled to be the featured speaker at the next meeting of the Blount County Beekeepers Association.

The meeting will take place on Monday, Oct. 11, at 6:30 p.m. at the Blount County Library.

Craft will concentrate on winter preparation and preventing Nosema in particular. Craft will also give BCBA members some tips on being a better beekeeper.

Craft works closely with Dr. Tom Webster, who is one of the of the leading nosema authorities in the nation. He is a great source of some up-to-date information on this topic.

John Gee will deliver the seasonal management portion of the program.


The shirt orders are all in. Please see Stacey Adair to pick up and pay for your orders. We do have a few extra ball-caps available.

Inspectors: Please turn in  your inspection sheets to Stacey at the next meeting.

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