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Queen Improvement Field Day (2018)

From: $25.00

In cooperation with the PA Queen Improvement Project and Burgh Bees, this two-part event will provide an outstanding educational opportunity and daughter queens reared from instrumentally inseminated queens of Purdue improved genetic stock (AKA: Leg Chewers).

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TWO PART PROGRAM:
Fern Hollow Nature Center (both dates)
1901 Glen Mitchell Rd, Sewickley, PA 15143

Saturday, June 16th
9 AM – 3:30 PM
CREATING QUEENLESS NUCS WORKSHOP
This workshop will teach how to create strong queenless nucs to ensure that participants arrive at the field day with nucs ready to accept virgin queens.

Topics Include:
Creating Queenless Nucs Classroom Discussion
Creating Queenless Nucs Workshop
Light Lunch – Provided
Managing Colonies for Winter Survival
Wrap Up Q & A

Saturday, June 30th
9 AM – 12:15 PM
QUEEN IMPROVEMENT FIELD DAY

Topics Include:
Inspecting Queenless Nucs and Virgin Queen Introduction Workshop
PA Queen Improvement Project Brief Overview
Wrap Up Q & A
Virgin Queen Distribution

Cost: $25.00

$15.00: receive a 2nd virgin queen (limit of 2 queens per participant).

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Number of Queens

1 Queen, 2 Queens