Keeping Bees Healthy: Bee Symposium on May 9th at UC Davis Center

Bug Squad    By Kathy Keatley Garvey   January 16, 2015

Distinguished McKnight Professor and 2010 MacArthur Fellow Marla Spivak of the University of Minnesota, will keynote a University of California, Davis symposium on ”Keeping Bees Healthy," hosted May 9 by the UC Davis Honey and Pollination Center and the UC Davis Department of Entomology and Nematology.

Spivak will speak on "Helping Bees Stand on Their Own Six Feet." The symposium, set for m 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., will take place in the UC Davis Conference Center on Alumni Drive.

“This educational program is designed for beekeepers of all experience levels, including gardeners, farmers and anyone interested in the world of pollination and bees...

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Update: 2/4/15: If you're planning to attend the #ucdavis bee symposium featuring Marla Spivak, you ought to hurry. Just head that tickets are going fast. Student tickets discounted.