Splits and Swarm Prevention at www.nwdba.org

beemanOn Tuesday, April 9th, at 7PM, Dr. Timothy Lawrence, Island County Extension Director, will speak on the topic of Splits and Swarm Prevention at Northwest District Beekeepers Association, please join us.

Professional beekeeper for more than 20 years, and formerly the Co-Director of WSU’s Honey Bee Health Program, Dr. Lawrence has been “working to help the beekeeping industry find solutions to the perplexing problem of colony collapse disorder” (from his LinkedIn bio).

He holds a Ph.D. in Environmental Science and is currently working with his wife, Susan Cobey (renown bee breeder/geneticist), and Dr. Steve Sheppard (renown researcher and Chair of WSU’s Department of Entomology) to improve honey-bee stock.

Dr. Lawrence will present at 1305 Pine Avenue in Snohomish in the Christ the King Lutheran Church building. For more information visit the Northwest District Beekeepers Association web site at www.nwdba.org.

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