December 3 & 4, 2020
December 3 & 4
10 am - 4 pm
Our conference sessions are on new research and hot topics within the beekeeping industry such as legislative changes, new science information, honey trade & adulteration issues, and honey market & pollination reports.
$50 for our 2 day conference
12 hours of speakers
After you register you will receive a link and login that is unique to your email address and cannot be shared. Only one device with your email address will be able to log in to the webinar at a time.
Dr. Jeff Pettis
Pettis and Assoc. LLC
Science Advisor for AHPA
As former research leader of the USDA-ARS Bee Research Laboratory in Beltsville, MD and now an independent consultant, Dr. Pettis has focused on improving colony health by limiting the impact of pests, diseases and pesticides on honey bees. His
research areas include; IPMtechniques to reduce the impacts of parasitic mites and disease, effects of pesticides and pathogens on queen health and longevity, host-parasite relationships and bee behavior.
Dr. Pettis serves on several international committees including the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) and is the current President of Apimondia, the International Federation of Beekeepers’ Associations. With more than 35 years of research experience conducted in more than 15 countries; he is frequently interviewed by the media for his opinions on worldwide pollinator declines and honey bee health. Dr. Pettis received undergraduate and MS degrees from the University of Georgia and his doctoral degree in Entomology from Texas A&M University in 1992.