Southern Alberta Beekeepers Meeting

2017-03-24 All day

March 24, 2017

Poelman Apiaries Ltd, Fort Macleod, Alberta

The meeting is just over a month away, so please preregister by sending payment and your name to Gertie Adair of the Alberta Beekeepers Commission!

You are invited to attend the 2017 Southern Alberta Beekeepers Meeting, March 24 2016 at Poelman Apiaries near Fort Macleod (

The meeting is being organised by the Alberta Beekeepers Commission’s Gertie Adair, Dr. Shelley Hoover (Alberta Agriculture and Forestry), and this year’s gracious hosts, the Poelman family.

Lunch and a tour of Poelman Apiaries Ltd. Fort Macleod operation will be included with your registration. Presentation topics include: cranberry pollination in Quebec, benefits of propolis to bee health, bee ‘omics, Lethbridge Research Update, bee behaviour and pollination efficacy in canola seed fields, bee health in canola fields, and many more exciting topics!

We ask all participants to pre-register by contacting Gertie Adair of the Alberta Beekeepers Commission by March 15 2016. Registration is $55, and pre-registration is required by March 15. Please send your name and payment to the Alberta Beekeepers Commission c/o Gertie Adair, 11434-168 St. #102, Edmonton, AB T5M 3T9. Contact Gertie at 1-780-489-6949 or; or Shelley Hoover at

Additional information and directions will be available on the Alberta Beekeepers web page at: http://www.albertabeekeepers. org/