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Washington County Beekeepers Association Monthly Meeting 

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Location

Ruritan Building  
107 Gray Ruritan Dr
Johnson City, TN 37615
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Please try to bring something for the refreshment table if you can.
Thank you all. Looking forward to seeing you.



  ------------- OCTOBER MEETING NOTES -----------------

Tuesday October 3, 2017
7:30 Meeting will begin

Location
Ruritan Building 
107 Gray Ruritan Dr
Johnson City, TN 37615


  
We are privileged to have Kent Williams with us as guest speaker for the October 3rd. meeting of the Washington County Beekeepers Assoc..
Kent is President of the Lake Barkley Beekeepers in Wingo Ky., past president of Eastern Apiculture Society (EAS), a EAS master beekeeper and a frequent speaker at EAS, Heartland Beekeepers Society (HAS) and many other regional and state conferences.
Kent maintains around 400 colonies which he keeps in his home state of Kentucky and south Mississippi. He has for several years raised his own queens from survivor hives which he uses to make nucs and requeen established colonies.
Having paid the price early on with some major losses due to using no chemicals, he is now chemical free.
He will speak on the topics of Breaking Your Chemical Dependency and Raising Your Own Queens.
  



Beginners Session Starts - 7:00PM





NEW BEEKEEPERS


NEW BEEKEEPERS, 
Note: A special session for all new beekeepers begins at 
7:00 pm at all regular monthly meetings. 
This is a time for any and all questions!
We would like to ask anyone who has extra bee related books or magazines, to please donate them to the club. These would be especially helpful in the 7:00 pm session for beginners!