The Oklahoma State Beekeepers Conference will be held on March 8th. North Central Oklahoma Beekeepers will be hosting this meeting at Ponca City. Doors open for registration, coffee, and donuts at 8AM, the conference start time will be at 9AM. As usual, there will be a pot luck lunch, auction, and door prizes.
Kevin Andrews will be our featured speaker. Kevin operates Andrews Honey Bees LLC, a family owned business located in Asher Oklahoma, which provides pollination services and honey production on a commercial scale. We are looking forward to his perspective on issues that pertain to not only Oklahoma beekeeping, but also operation insight on his intrastate pollination services and marketing of their products.
The meeting location will be at the Ranch Drive Volunteer Fire Dept: 3454 South Ranch Drive Ponca City, OK 74601
This is located two miles west of Ponca City on Highway 60 and about one mile south on Highway 156 toward Marland, OK. The building sits on the North side of the Ranch Drive Co-op.
The following vendors will be in attendance:
Contact Tommy Thornton at 877-481-BEES (877-481-2337) or 405-600-7200. Please place pre-orders well in advance for delivery w/o freight charges to the Spring Conference.
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