2022 Four States Beekeeping Conference

Saturday, November 12th
Connor Ballroom, 3rd Floor of Billingsly Student Center, Missouri Southern State University
3950 E Newman Road
Joplin, MO 64801

Conference Agenda:

8:15 A.M. Registration Opens

8:50 A.M. Welcome/Opening Remarks

9:00 A.M. Fine Tuning Mite Control & Feeding for Better Bees – Kamon Reynolds

10:00 A.M. Bee Biology – Dr. Katie Kilmer

11:00 A.M. Successful & Simple Queen Rearing – Kamon Reynolds

12:00 P.M. Buffet Lunch

1:00 P.M. New Research from Randy Oliver – Randy Oliver (via Zoom)

2:00 P.M. Medicine from the Hive: Using Pollen, Propolis, & Everything in Between in Products & Herbal Preparations РLisa Pluth

3:00 P.M. Beekeeping Q&A – Kamon Reynolds & Dale Foley

4:00 P.M. Prize Winners Announced/Closing Remarks

Registration Fee & Deadline:

$45/person, buffet lunch included (must register by Oct. 12th)

*Please note: After you register, you will receive an email confirmation. No physical tickets will be mailed. On the day of the event, all attendees in your group will check in under the last name of the person who purchased the tickets.


Missouri Southern State University is located at 3950 E Newman Road, Joplin, MO 64801.

Please park in one of the lots off Newman Road and Southern View. It is a short walk to Billingsly Student Center. Once inside, take the elevator or stairs up to the 3rd floor to access the event registration area and Connor Ballroom.

Billingsly Student Center is #16 on the following map:


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