TRB October Meeting
October 15, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
“Please join us in October to hear Bill Allinder. Starting at 6:00 PM, Bill will host the pre-meeting Q&A. At 7:00 the club meeting will start with Bill Allinder as our featured speaker.
About Bill Allinder: Bill Allinder is a beekeeper and pollinator habitat conservationist. He is also an enthusiastic foodie and wine collector. Bill is a graduate of the Kansas City Culinary Center’s Professional Culinary Arts Program, Series I and II. He has taught honey cooking classes at the Culinary Center and at Missouri State Beekeepers Association conferences. Bill is an ANSI-CFP certified Food Protection Manager.
Bill operates East of Paradise Honey Farm near Paradise, Missouri. He has converted several acres on his property to pollinator habitat, with locally-sourced, certified native Missouri tall-grass prairie wildflowers. Bill was the 2001 Clay County Soil & Water Conservation District Conservationist of the Year, and his pollinator habitat is certified as Monarch Watch Waystation number 15019.
Bill co-founded the Northland Queen Rearing Program which strives to provide members of the Northland Beekeepers Club with well-mated, locally adapted bee stock. He is passionate about sustainable beekeeping, and he enjoys hunting wild bee colonies in Vermont as a pastime. “