June 19th – Bob Binnie: Honey!
Join us to hear Bob Binnie present an informative talk about honey!
Bob is a commercial beekeeper and honey packer located in the southern Appalachian Mountains of northeast Georgia and for over thirty years has been doing business under the name of Blue Ridge Honey Company in Lakemont, Georgia. Bob initially became involved with migratory commercial beekeeping in Oregon in 1981 and due to operating as both a pollinator and honey producer has managed bees in nine states. Voted 2003 Beekeeper of The Year in Georgia, Bob has also been President of the Georgia Beekeepers Association, the Northeast Georgia Mountain Beekeepers Association and the Macon County Beekeepers Association in Franklin, North Carolina.
This event will be held at North Georgia Technical College (address below). This course is FREE to all NEGAMBA members. Annual club dues are only $20/yr for a family membership. If you are not a member yet, feel free to join us at any of our meetings and sign up in person. This month’s meeting begins at 6:30pm (NO DINNER SERVED AT THE COLLEGE AT THIS MEETING DUE TO THE JUNETEENTH HOLIDAY).
North Georgia Technical College – Dining Hall Annex
1500 Highway 197
Clarkesville, GA, 30523