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2017 SCBA Summer Conference

July 19, 2017 @ 8:00 am - July 21, 2017 @ 5:00 pm

2017 SCBA Summer Conference is presented by Bee Well Honey Farm. Registrationis now open scstatebeekeepers.com.
Cost of the conference
$45 Individual Member
$75 Family Member
Non-member $65 Individual
Non Member $100 Family
Walk in Rates will be $65 Individual $100 Family
Extra Cost will be a banquet that includes dinner and a speaker.

Beekeeping information is meant to be shared. Twice a year beekeepers from all across the state come together to learn more about HoneyBees, buy from Vendors and network with other beekeepers. This is a two day event that will be jam packed.

Our Speakers will bring good honey bee knowledge:
David Hackenburg Sr. – First one to realize CCD
Jennifer Berry – University of Georgia Dr. Leo Sharashkin – Natural Beekeeping & Horizontal Hives
Phyllis Stiles – Bee City USA
Shane Gebauer – Brushy Mountain
Scott Derrick – Blythewood Bee Company
Chris Werner – Migratory Beekeepers Indian Summer Farms
Dr. Jennifer Tsuruda – Clemson Extension
Buddy May – Mentoring & Queen Rearing
Kerry Owen – Bee Well Honey Farm
Frank Licata – Soap Making
David Arnal – Journeyman Review & MBP Testing
Richard Guess & Lisa Riente – Mindful Beekeeking

Other Activities:
Free Beekeeping Class will be held for area residents and for your family members & friends. This class will be led by Wes Bommer.
Honey Judging
Photo Contest
Beekeeper’s Banquet

Brushy Mountain Bee Farm
Mann Lake LTD
Rossman Bee Supply
Johnson Bee Supplly
Bee Club Sales
Beetle Jail
Bee Hive Thermal Industries
The Hive Butler
Hannahgrams Boutique

Lodging for Beekeepers – $119
Courtyard Suites, Spring Hill Suites, Fairfield Inn


July 19, 2017 @ 8:00 am
July 21, 2017 @ 5:00 pm


Florence Civic Center
3300 W Radio Dr
Florence, SC 29501 United States
(843) 679-9417