The Mountain High Beekeepers Cooperative winter meeting will be held at the Longmont Extension Office on Sunday, February 24, 2019.  Everyone is welcome!

Lyle Johnston, president of the Colorado Professional Beekeeping Association, will be our featured speaker.  Lyle will be talking about the very latest “Best Practices”.  

Lyle Johnston Loading Hives

Lyle Johnston

What: MHBC Winter Meeting

Where: Extension Office, 9595 Nelsen Rd, Longmont, CO 80501

When: February 24, 2019 – Speaker Program 9:00am – Noon

MHBC Winter Meeting – February 24, 2019

8:30am  –  Please arrive at 8:30am for free coffee and snacks.

9:00am – Introductions by Will Witman

9:05am – Drawing on decades of experience plus recent conversations with other commercial beekeepers around the country Lyle Johnston will talk about the latest Best Practices.

10:00am – The results are in!  Arathi Seshadri from CSU will talk about Pollen Study Findings for 2018 nectar and pollen samples from local Colorado beekeepers.

10:30am – Break

10:45am – After helping out in California for the first time Matt Hoepfinger will share pictures of Moving Into Almonds.

11:25am – Q & A with Lyle

12:00pm – We are getting Snarf’s sandwiches catered for lunch.  Cost is $10.  Pick your sandwich in the morning or bring a bag lunch if that’s your thing.  Free drinks provided by MHBC.

1:15pm – MHBC business meeting for members and prospective members.  Pay dues and finalize group package order.