of the MCBA worked with Alabama Beekeeper Association to promote
beekeeping at the Morgan County Fair in Decatur Alabama.
are some photos taken at the Morgan County Fair. The display was set up on
Tuesday, Sept 18, 2007. Gene Zajicek is shown after the display was set
up. Friday, Sept 21 2007, was designated Educational Day and members from
our MCBA participated by talking with school children explaining honeybees
and their place in our agriculture as the students came though the
display. An observation hive was included as a part of the display. It was
estimated that several hundred school children passed through the display
on Friday from mid-morning to mid-afternoon.
members Gene Zajicek, Public Affairs Director, Don Love and Dale Rohe as
well as Lonnie Funderburg, President of the Alabama Beekeepers Association
all contributed their time and talents to this important public affairs
on picture for larger view.