Heroes to Hives Dr. Adam Ingrao  Agricultural Entomologist & Veteran’s Liaison for MSU Extension. Kellogg Biological Station.

Dessert with Discussion: Heroes to Hives

Thursday, October 15, 2020
Doors open at 7 p.m.

Kellogg Biological Station Auditorium
3700 E. Gull Lake Dr.
Hickory Corners, MI 49060

Dr. Adam Ingrao (Veteran’s Liaison for Michigan State University Extension and an Agricultural Entomologist), will share:

  • The current status of the US beekeeping industry
  • Efforts to address honey bee decline
  • The historical relationship between veterans and beekeeping
  • How Heroes to Hives trains veterans to become beekeepers, supports veterans’ health
  • How Heroes to Hives alumni are training the next generation of beekeepers
Enjoy coffee, tea and delicious locally sourced desserts provided by the KBS Conference Center. A cash bar featuring house wines and Michigan craft beer available prior to the event.

Can't attend in person? Join us for the live stream via YouTube. Please register to receive more information and a direct link to the evening's live stream.

Thank you to our event sponsors GreenStone Farm Credit Services, Kalamazoo Bee Club and Kalamazoo Area Wild Ones!

Registration for Dessert with Discussion - Heroes to Hives is open.

Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on October 15, 2020.


Michigan State University is committed to providing equal opportunity for participation in all programs, services and activities. Accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by contacting the event contact two weeks prior to the start of the event. Requests received after this date will be honored whenever possible.

Contact Information

For information contact the KBS Community Relations office at communityrelations@kbs.msu.edu or 269-671-2015.