The speakers this year are; Tom Seeley, Dewey Caron, Debbie Delaney, Michael Palmer, Jim Tew, Ross Conrad, Michael Young, Larry Connor, Marla Spivak, Sam Comfort, Kim Flottum, Dianna Sammataro and a whole host of other local and international experts that will be presenting at EAS Vt.
You can download a beautiful flyer to post at your local bee meetings.
FUN - Enter the Honey Contest, Socialize with new and old beekeeper friends.· Shelburne Farms social will have a Bar-B-Q, Sam Comfort will play a few tunes· See the newest beekeeping equipment from friendly and knowledgeable vendors.· The remarkable EAS Auction will be Thursday evening and of course the EAS Banquet Friday evening. We will even horse around at the "Bee Olympics." A very special tour of the Intervale for 50 lucky EAS conference attendees on Thursday August 16th. You are going to have fun!
Rowan Jacobsen, author of the bestselling Fruitless Fall: The Collapse of the Honey Bee and the Coming Agricultural Crisis, will be the keynote speaker at the opening of the Main Conference.
Don't forget the Honey Exchange. Bring up to three 1-pound jars of your labeled honey to exchange with others. This is different than the Annual Show.
|Sun||Registration 3pm - 7pm|
|Mon||Short Course 8:30am - 4pm|
|Tue||Short Course 8:30am - 4pm|
Bee Olympics 4:30pm - 7pm
Downtown Burlington eve
|Wed||Main Conf. 8:30am - 5pm|
Vendor Area open
Shelburne Farm Social 5pm - 6pm
|Thu||Main Conf. 8:15am - 5pm|
Work shops 1:15 - 5pm
Vendor Area open
Intervale trip - pm
EAS Auction - pm
|Fri||Main Conf 8:15am - 5pm|
Work shops 1:15 - 5:15
Vendor Area open until 1PM
Banquet, Davis Center 7:30 pm
Lectures, Workshops, Hive Openings, Beekeeping Supplies, access to some the best experts in the world.
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