Field Day 2014

PSBA’s Field Day 2014 will feature both a morning indoor session and an afternoon outdoor session in our apiary; both sessions will feature Dr. Zachary Huang ( as well as other speakers and learning opportunities). 

Zachary Huang, PhD Entomology of Michigan State University will cover Honey bee pheromones  and relevance to beekeeping; Effects of Nosema on honey bee behavior and physiology, and varroa biology.  Event details and registration coming soon – Mark  your calendars for this full-day learning event on May 17th, 2014!



Morning Session: This session will consist of a presentation by Dr. Huang followed by a Q & A session. Lunch will be provided.

Afternoon Session: This outdoor session in our apiary** will find attendees breaking into small groups which will rotate through a variety of activities.

Please note: Afternoon session will be held in our working apiary. PSBA does not have child-sized protective gear, so please plan accordingly.

** Please bring your own protective gear; PSBA has limited sets of veils, suits, and gloves.

Date:  Saturday May 17th, 2014

Time:  8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (tentative)

Locations:   Graham Visitor Center  and PSBA’s apiary (behind greenhouses at the arboretum)

Tickets purchased on-line include payment processing fees that we are charged to help cover our expenses.



PSBA would like to thank the following Field Day Sponsors:

Sponsors Needed!  Get in touch – Have your logo here!