June meeting of Apalachee Beekeepers - Rescheduled
Time & Location
About the Event
EVENT RESCHEDULED: June 16th, 6:30p. RSVP to get zoom information
Ah! the summer solstice is on the way. Gentle rains, warm days, everything is growing -- and the pests are inviting themselves to the feast. In tonight's meeting you'll find out about the most prevelant insect pests for beekeepers in our area. We'll share tips on what to watch for, how to control them and what to do when they threaten to overwhelm your beeyard. Pests to be discussed include:
- varroa mites
- small hive beetles (SHB)
- wax moths
- other pests and creepy-crawlies
Pest management is more than just knowing what to look for and what to do. The best beekeepers have an integrated plan that works around the bee calendar and rotates treatment methods. Hear what others do as well.
We will also addresses topics that have been posted on the Forum during the past month. If you have a specific question, email us before the meeting and we'll give you some advice.
Zoom sign-in link will be emailed to everyone who RSVP, by noon on the day of the event.