BEECOME 2014 – 44. Berufsimkertage Donaueschingen 2014 – english

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European Congres BEECOME 2014
44. “Süddeutsche Berufs & Erwerbs Imkertage” in Donaueschingen
Friday 24 October, Saturday 25 October and Sunday 26 October 2014
Venue: Congres-Center “Donauhallen” in Donaueschingen
International Beekeeping Trade Show
Entrance fee for all 3 days:
Trade Show + Conference: 8,00 €

Preliminary Program

Moderator: Werner Bader, Bavarian Broadcast Company

Friday (OKT 24)

Location: Location: Donauhallen, Donaueschingen

14:00 Workshop: „Energy Plants & Bees“ Protein Regional / Biogas and Biofuel with flowering plants

14:00 Opening of the International Beekeeping Trade Show with more than 70 exhibitors


Saturday (OKT 25)

Conference BEECOME

Location: Donauhallen, Donaueschingen

09:00 Report: „Task-Force on Systemic Pesticides“
Speaker: TFSP

10:00 Beefriendly-Farming in Europe
Speaker: Walter Haefeker

11:00 “European and international Honey market” Actual situation
Speaker: Karl-Rainer Koch

12:00 “Honey and adulteration”,
Speaker: Gudrun Beckh, Prof. Schwarzinger

13:00 Report: Bees & Politics in Europe – (Pesticide Regulation, GMOs and TTIP)
Speaker: Walter Haefeker

14:00 “Breeding – Selection – Genetics” – Prof. Armbruster and his great lifework
Speaker: Christoph Graf, Imkerei Graf

15:00 The methods of Brother Adam, Prof. Armbruster and Hans Beer
Speaker: Gerhard Moll, Härtsfelder Imkerschule

16:00 Buckfast Bee – the Bee for Professionals
Speaker: Magnus Menges, Chairman of Gemeinschaft der europäischen Buckfastimker e.V.

17:00 “The Bee Song” – Moderation Werner Bader
17.05 – 17.20 h – Warm Up with Music Group
17.20 – 17.45 h – Syncronisation – Public singing with Miss Mc Bee

17:45 Presidents of DBIB & EPBA + Werner Bader sign the Application form for the Guinness Book of Records

18:00 Presentation: “Schlossimkerei Tonndorf” Beekeeping in Bavaria
Speaker: Michael Grolm

19:30 Report: Professional Beekeeping in New Zealand
Speaker: Wolfgang Stöckmann, Imkerei Stöckmann

Sunday (OKT 26)

Conference DBIB

Location: Donauhallen, Donaueschingen

09:00 Speech of the President Manfred Hederer

09:30 Grand Prix “Golden Bee Sting” and “ Silver Hive tool“

10:00 Politics & Bees –Topic Nr. 1

11:00 „Pathology and Virus of bees”
Speaker: Dr. Marianne Meixner, Bieneninstitut Kirchhain, LLH Hessen

12:00 Varroa, research and practice
Speaker: n.n.

13:00 “Moving Behives: Loading of the hives and Security”
Speaker: Landwirtschaftliche Berufsgenossenschaft

14:00 Results of the workshop: „Energy Plants & Bees“ Protein Regional / Biogas and Biofuel with flowering plants
Speaker: Mathias Sauritz, Fachagentur Nachwachsende Rohstoffe e.V.

15:00 Swarming and practice – how to manage this problem in large companies

16:00 SWARMONITOR – Hive monitoring technology
Round table with professional beekeepers

Germany’s largest Beekeeping Trade Show with more than 70 exhibitors
inside Donauhallen, opening:

Friday 14:00 – 20:00 h
Saturday 09:00 – 18:00 h
Sunday 09:00 – 16:30 h
Inside the Donauhallen is provided throughout the event times for service.

Organisation: Imkerverein Donaueschingen. Accomodations & Room Reservation: Tourist-Information Donaueschingen.