For greater than three decades, Mr. David Mendes
has been operating his
commercial beekeeping outfit in Florida and Massachusetts.
manages more than 7,000 colonies that are partially utilized for honey production and primarily for pollination of Maine's blueberry crop, the cranberry crop in Massachusetts, almonds in California and other crops along the East coast of the United States.
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Mr. Mendes serves as the president of the American Beekeeping Federation, sits on the board of directors for Project Apis Melifera and the Foundation for the Preservation of Honeybees, and spearheads several initiatives involving bee health and environmental issues.
Recognized as one of the most knowledgeable and articulate beekeepers in the industry, Mr. Mendes
is frequently invited to speak in domestic and international forums, as well as to provide the beekeepers' perspective to government entities who are assigned to deal with the bee crisis.
The insight and experience Mr. Mendes
brings to Beeologics
has profound ongoing impact on the technology, application and distribution approach of the company.
active involvement and contribution include his
wisdom and direction as well as his
commitment of equipment and bees for the company's field and clinical trials.