PWRBA Mtg. with guest Erin Forbes: SARE grant- A Comparison of Honey Bee Colony Strength and Survivability between Nucleus and Package Started Colonies. This meeting was on March 12, 2011.
Erin is an EAS Master Beekeeper who runs Overland Apiaries a small, sustainable, non-migratory beekeeping operation in Portland, Maine. She is currently the President of the Maine State Beekeepers Associaton. She teaches beginning and intermediate "bee school", summer workshops on overwintering nucs, and as part of the EAS short course.