Dr Danny Najera: Event
South Sound Fruit Society is having a a talk by Rusty Burlew on:
“Native Bees for Fruit Production”
Tuesday, June 2 at 7 pm
We will be meeting at the Eastside Urban Farm and Garden Center located at 2326 4th Ave. E., Olympia.
Rusty Burlew has a bachelor’s degree from Oregon State University in Agronomic Crop Science and a master’s degree from The Evergreen State College in Environmental Studies. She has been involved with bees and farm crops since her childhood in Pennsylvania, and as a plant breeder she helped develop cultivars of alfalfa and daffodils. Rusty also has considerable experience as a writer, journalist, and editor. Her website Honey Bee Suite.comis now in its sixth year and currently draws about 10,000 views per day from a number of countries around the world. She also writes a column for Bee Craft, the journal of British Beekeeping, and speaks to various groups about native bees and bee conservation.
Paul Longwell was nice enough to share his presentation from this month's meeting.
Power Point: Final May Bee swarm Presentation