What you’ve always wanted to know about taking your bees to pollinate – but didn’t know who to ask!
The American Beekeeping Federation will host a virtual panel to discuss transporting bees to pollinate California almonds.
Thursday, October 14, 2021
8pm ET, 7pm CT, 6pm MT, 5pm PT — 75 minutes
Expert panelists will address:
· How to find a bee broker
· What to look for in a broker and how to protect yourself
· What you will need to do as a beekeeper
· What happens if your colonies get stopped at a border station
· What happens if your colonies don’t make grade
· How the region impacts colony preparation
· What to expect once almond pollination is finished
Panelists will dive into the details and answer your questions about the logistics of almond pollination. Understanding the process and having realistic expectations can help prepare you to successfully send your bees to almonds.
This virtual session is for American Beekeeping Federation members only.