Thursday Workshops

2018 Annual Convention

November 8th -10th
Frank Mayborn Event & Convention Center

3303 N 3rd St., Temple, TX 76501
** 9 am to 5 pm **

Thursday Workshops

Thursday, November 8th, 2018
at the Cutural Activities Center (next to the Mayborn)


Dr. Dewey Caron

9:15am – 5pm Intermediate to Advanced Beekeeping


Dr. Dewey M. Caron is Emeritus Professor of Entomology & Wildlife Ecology, University of Delaware, & Affiliate Professor, Department of Horticulture, Oregon State University. He spent 40+ years teaching, doing bee extension and bee research at Cornell (1967-70), University of MD, College Park (1970-1981) and University of DE, Newark DE (1981-2009). In this “Intermediate to Advanced Practical Beekeeping Class on Anticipatory Beekeeping, Reading The Bees, Handling Maladies, and Defining Successful Beekeeping” workshop, Dr. Caron will walk you through the practical techniques as well as providing knowledge about bees that will improve your ability to understand and help your bees.

Dr. Juliana Rangel

1pm – 5pm Queen Rearing & Hands on Grafting

REGISTRATION: Please note: this workshop is FULL and is no longer available!

Dr. Juliana Rangel is Associate Professor of Apiculture in the Department of Entomology at Texas A&M University. In this hands-on queen rearing and grafting class you will learn to identify viable larvae, techniques on grafting, and general tips on raising queens in your own apiary.

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Additional Convention Information

[columns] [column size=”half” last=”no”] — Speakers’ Bios.
Convention Program Overview.
Convention Detailed Schedule.
Convention Pricing.
Hotel Information.
[/column] [column size=”half” last=”yes”] — Thursday’s Workshops.
TBA Honey Show 2018.
Vendor Trade Show.
— Thursday’s Fall Testing for the TMB Program.