Beekeeping mavens Bill Mares (Food4Farmers Board member), Prof. Dewey Caron, and Alfredo Contreras of CAMPO will lead #SCAA2012 session Coffee and Honey: A Sweet Collaboration. Don’t miss it!
Beekeeping is a key strategy used by a growing number of coffee farmers to provide nutrition and income. Bill, Dewey and Alfredo will talk with producers about how to establish, build and sustain beekeeping in their communities — effectively and appropriately. They’ll also talk about the importance of access to markets, and strategies to gain that access.