WABA/WAF Farmers Conf 2017

The WABA & WA Farmers Conference for 2017 was held Friday, 12th of May 2017 at Mulberry on Swan, 34 Hamersley Rd, Caversham and was a well turned out event with great feedback. The following outline shows what the Conference. If you're a WABA Members, click here to access some of the presentations from the Conference..

WABA and WA Farmers AGM's preceded the Conference

General Business Covered:

  • BICWA Annual Report & AGM

  • APC Annual Report

  • AHBIC Update

​​Industry Reports / Government Agencies / Research Included:

  • RIRDC Annual Report

  • Air CTI Presentation and Demonstration

  • Department of Parks and Wildlife Prescribed Burning Update

  • Honey Bee CRC​

Presentation Topics Included:

  • Economic Value of Honey Bees

  • WA Honey Research Development Group Project Update/ChemCentre Report

  • Rottnest Queen Breeding Program Update

  • Honeybee Products from Biodiversity Hotspots

  • NZ Beekeeping and Manuka

  • Geospatial Assessment of Climate Change Impacts on the Bee Industry

  • How to Make Honey and How to Make Money