The Bees Knees 

Speakers: Chris Inch, Tom Epplett 
Date: February 11, 2014
Time: 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Location: Kitchener Public Library - Country Hills Branch
St. Mary's High School 
1500 Block Line Road (near Homer Watson & Block Line)
Kitchener, ON

European_honey_bee_extracts_nectar.jpgChris Inch, a backyard beekeeper will present the benefits of keeping bees, starting your own colony, monitoring it and enjoy the results

Tom Epplett of "Kingsburgh Apiaries - Bee Quest Honey" will share his journey from hobbyist to apiary. What is happening to our honey bees due to the exposure to powerful neeur-toxins? Why are so many bees dying? What can we do to help?

About Chris Inch 

chrisInch.jpgChris Inch is a software developer by day, and is an experienced beekeeper in his spare time. Chris maintains the web site Beekeeping in Ontario and is part of several local beekeeping associations. Using both Langstroth and Top Bar hives, Chris is a hobbyist beekeeper, motivated by doing what's best for the bees rather than focusing on profiting at the bees' expense.


These programs are a joint initiative of the Kitchener Horticultural Society and the Kitchener Public Library.

There is no charge for admission but your generous support is appreciated.