The TBA Fall Conference is set for Friday October 10 and Saturday October 11, 2014 in Cookeville, TN. Dr. Thomas Webster, Assistant Professor at Kentucky State University and one of the founders of the Heartland Apiculture Society (HAS), will be the keynote speaker.
Other confirmed speakers include Harris Overholt of Kentucky, Tennesseans: State Apiarist Mike Studer, Dr. John Skinner, Dr. Clarence Collison, Charlie Parton, Jim Garrison, Barry Richards, Sheila Ray, Jeff Dayton, Judy O’dell, Sue Dickhaus, and Wanda Coleman.
The Honey Show Director will be Jan Stephenson, Secretary/Treasurer of Cherokee Beekeepers. As you harvest honey and wax, remember to prepare entries for the George DeBusk Honey Show. Also keep your eyes open for opportunities to take photos for the photography competition. Click here for the official honey show rules and guidelines (PDF file).