Finnish Beekeepers’ Association is happy to invite you to the SICAMM conference in Mustiala, Finland, 12th-15th July 2018
Per Thunman, Dorian Pritchard and Philip Denwood had an excellent meeting in Finland with Finnish colleagues. They stayed in the proposed conference centre and agreed the provisional programme which can be seen on www.mehilaishoitajat.fi/sicamm-2018. This will be updated as soon as there is any further information.
We visited Finnish apiaries and a commercial honey processing plant (Hunayayhtmä Oy).
The conference centre is the Mustiala Campus of the Häme Univerity of Applied Science, Mustialantie 105, 31310 Mustala, Finland, near the town of Forssa. It is the oldest agricultural college in Finland, occupies an attractive campus and has among other things a teaching apiary and its own honey processing facilities. There is on-site accommodation, also the possibility of a hotel in Forssa or log cabin at a nearby lake. Possible excursions may include local apiaries, an apiary in the President’s palace garden, and the above-mentioned honey processing plant.
Further information will be supplied as it becomes available.
Philip Denwood – Secretary, SICAMM