May 2012 - Page 9
Iowa Honey Producers 100th Year Anniversary
Summer Field Day June 16th 2012
Spring Valley Honey Farm
14405 Hull Avenue
Perry, Iowa 50220
“Feature guest speaker Larry Connor Ph.D.”
www.wicwas.com, speaker and teacher of intermediate and advanced beekeeping, a writer for “Bee Culture” & “American Bee Journal” as well as many of his own books.
Field Day Topics:
Queen Rearing introduction, Keys to Wintering Bees, Hive Products & Field Session with Live Bees! (Bring your bee suit) Larry Connor will also have his new book, “Bee-sentials” here!
We will also have a “bee beard” live demo!!
Come join us for the fun starting with registration at 8:30 am, and the field day starting at 9:00 am until 3:30pm.
A noon potluck will take place, please bring a dish to pass. The IHPA will provide BBQ chicken, tableware, honey lemonade, bottle water and coffee.
Registration cost will be $30 for members and $40 for non-members.
Melanie Bower, IHPA Treasure, 207 S. E. Diehl,
Des Moines, IA. 50315
Phone (515) 287-6542
You can also register at the field day.
Any questions, please contact Pat Ennis @ 515-293-2601
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