July 2016 LCBA Meeting report photos

At the July meeting, Dorothey Morgan and Ray Tucker described their experiences at the recent Heartland Apicultural Society meeting in Bowling Green, Kentucky. Pat Rizenbergs demonstrated the use of a refractometer to test honey moisture content. Following the meeting, attendees tasted 4 honey samples to compare aroma, color and taste, and also enjoyed a goats cheese and honey appetizer provided by Pat Rizenbergs.

Dorothey Morgan talked about the recent training course she attended on rearing 'mite-biter' queen bees

Dorothey Morgan talked about the recent training course she attended on rearing ‘mite-biter’ queen bees

Dorothey Morgan showed a brief video of a mite-biter bee.

Dorothey Morgan showed a brief video of a mite-biter bee.

LCBA Secretary Tony Saylor reads the Minutes of the June 2016 meeting

LCBA Secretary Tony Saylor reads the Minutes of the June 2016 meeting

LCBA member Ray Forsyth (right) chats with LCBA President David Gilbert

LCBA member Ray Forsyth (right) chats with LCBA President David Gilbert

Tony Saylor and David Gilbert enjoy a taste of honey

Tony Saylor and David Gilbert enjoy a taste of honey