Bees: For the Love of Affinis

Event Information


June 23rd, 2018


9:00am - 5:30pm




Brenda Harvieux




The University of Minnesota Bee Squad and the Minnesota State Horticultural Society (MSHS) are joining forces to bring you a full day of programming centered on supporting the rusty-patched bumble bee, Bombus affinis, an endangered pollinator. Additional pollinators will be discussed as well. This event will bring together scientific experts, gardening professionals, artists, and policy makers to provide expert knowledge, practical solutions and a broad vision to make our part of the world a place where pollinators can thrive. Fee includes a full day of programming, parking, catered Korean taco buffet lunch, refreshments and snacks. ***Registration deadline: Saturday, June 16.***

Event Location

University of Minnesota St. Paul Campus
Cargill Building Auditorium and Seminar Room
1500 Gortner Ave
St. Paul, MN