Posts Tagged: conference
Excitement is building for 40th annual Western Apicultural Society (WAS) conference, set Sept. 5-8 at the University of California, Davis, its birthplace. The non-profit educational organization, geared for small-scale beekeepers in the western United...
A honey bee heads for a tower of jewels, Echium wildpretii. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
A yellow-faced bumble bee, Bombus vosnesenskii, leaves a rockpurslane blossom. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Have you ever received an email, text or postcard from vacationing family or friends with the lead sentence: "Wish you were here?"Well, in this case, it's "Wish you WAS here!" Excitement is building for the 40th anniversary conference of the Western...
Honey bee guru Eric Mussen giving a tour of the apiary at the Harry H. Laidlaw Jr. Honey Bee Research Facility. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
This is Miss Bee Haven, a ceramic-mosaic sculpture by self-described "rock artist" Donna Billick of Davis, co-founder and co-director of the UC Davis Art-Science Fusion. It anchors the Häagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Noted bee scientist, bee wrangler and author Norm Gary, emeritus professor, UC Davis Department of Entomology and Nematology, suits up for a bee wrangling demonstration. He spearheaded the founding of the Western Apicultural Society. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)