What: The St Johns County Beekeepers Association Meeting
When: Monday, August 6, 2018Time:
NewBee's Circle/Demo: 6 PM - Beekeepers Meeting: 7 PM
Where: The St Johns County Agricultural Extension Center 3125 Agricultural Center Dr., St Augustine FL 32092
Circle will meet at the Ag Center, in the club apiary. This informal demonstration is for anyone who is curious about beekeeping and or just getting started with bees. If you have a veil, bring it. Everyone is welcome.
After a short break, the evening will continue with our regular meeting. Our speakers for this month will be:
Jackie Post, and Jose Nunez
Jackie's topic is: "The Ancient Art of Making Honey Wine"
Jackie has won awards for her meads in Florida.
Jose Nunez from Whitney Lab will talk about their project:“MATBIO: Matanzas Biodiversity Initiative" and how to use iNaturalist app for identification of plants and insects. A helpful tool for any nature lover.
Guests and new members are always welcome. Please join us for a fun and informative evening. Meetings are held the first Monday of every month.
More Info about our Ag. Center: http://stjohns.ifas.ufl.edu/
It's time to celebrate!
Join the UF/IFAS Honey Bee Research and Extension Lab for the grand opening of our brand new facilities in Gainesville on Saturday, August 25th!
We will begin at 10:30am with an opening program, then will provide tours of the facilities throughout the day until 2:00pm.
Thank you to the state of Florida, the University of Florida, and YOU the beekeepers of Florida for making this dream a reality!