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Ross Conrad

Ross Conrad

Ross Conrad learned his craft from the late Charles Mraz, world-renowned beekeeper and founder of Champlain Valley Apiaries in Vermont. Former president of the Vermont Beekeepers Association, Conrad is a regular contributor to Bee Culture—The Magazine of American Beekeeping. He has led bee-related presentations and taught organic beekeeping workshops and classes throughout North America for many years. His small beekeeping business, Dancing Bee Gardens, supplies friends, neighbors, and local stores with honey and candles, among other bee related products, and provides bees for Vermont apple-pollination in spring.

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November 7th, 2015 - 10:30 am

Ross Conrad at the Sustainable Agriculture Conference

Location: 4700 Emperor Blvd, Durham, NC, 27703 | Authors: Ross Conrad

On November 6th-8th, Ross Conrad will lead workshops on natural beekeeping at the Carolina Farm Stewardship Association' Sustainable Agriculture Conference, which is taking place at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel & Convention Center in Durham, NC. His first workshop,"Getting Started With Organic Beekeeping," will be on Saturday, November 7th, from 10:30AM to 12:00PM. This workshop covers topics suitable for beginning beekeepers and will present a balanced view of natural and organic beekeeping topics and practices not ordinarily covered in lectures and articles. Conrad's second workshop for the conference, "Honey Bee Collapse and Organic Solutions," with be from 9:00-10:30AM on November 8th, and will discuss the "how tos" of numerous techniques to keep bees alive despite the numerous stresses on their health. Full-conference passes are $229 for both members and non-members until August 19th; member, non-member, workshop passes, single-day, and other packages are also available.

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Category: Food & Drink | Farm & Garden | Science, Nature & Environment | Business & Economy
Format: Workshop 

November 21st, 2015 - 12:00 am

Ross Conrad at FSBA Annual Conference

Location: 39 Beach Lagoon Road, Fernandina Beach, FL, 32034 | Authors: Ross Conrad

Ross Conrad will be teaching a workshop at the Florida State Beekepers Association's Annual Conference, which will be taking place November 19-21 at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort in Fernandina Beach, FL. More details to come!

Category: Food & Drink | Farm & Garden | Science, Nature & Environment | Business & Economy
Format: Workshop 

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