🐝 Beekeeping Talk with Jessica Helgen: Managing Varroa 🐝
🔍 About the Talk: Join us for an enlightening talk by Jessica Helgen, Varroa educator and Program Director of the University of Minnesota Bee Squad. Don't miss this opportunity to delve into the world of beekeeping and learn essential insights on managing Varroa.
Note: You dont need to be Sydney Bee Club Member to participate this event. This event is open to public.
🌐 Speaker Profile:
Program Director, University of Minnesota Bee Squad
Jessica fell in love with beekeeping on a study abroad trip to southern India in college. After graduating, she started working for Dr. Marla Spivak at the UMN Bee Lab in 2006, then returned to India for a Fulbright fellowship to study Asian honey bees (Apis cerana). Jessica continued working for the Bee Lab and became one the first Bee Squad beekeepers. In 2015, Jessica initiated the Mentoring Apiary program, which provides hands-on training to hobby beekeepers. Jessica loves meeting beekeepers from around the world!
Learn more about Jessica and the Bee Squad: Bee Squad - University of Minnesota Bee Lab
🎟️ Registration Information: Spaces are limited! Ensure your spot by registering now. Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to learn from a Varroa expert.