BOD present: David Bohlken, Connie Hodsdon, Keri Wright, Todd Stout, John Wahl, and Liz Cannedy, John Daily, and Darlene Loo-McDowell

The meeting was called to order at 8:01 PM EST

Agenda:

Minutes from the July 17, 2018 meeting were approved.

Treasurers’ Report – Liz submitted the financial reports. It was approved at this meeting.

Committee Reports – nothing discussed

Membership – Connie reported that membership is up to 90 members as of today

Education – nothing discussed

Convention – 34 already registered. When the number of attendees gets close to 100, a limit should be considered to cap the number of attendees. Todd will work with Abe Homan on possibly creating a video of the butterfly farm visits as well as set up for the convention. A suggestion was made to list the names of those attending the convention on the website.

Regulatory – David and John Wahl report that the new USDA budget starts in September. Need to wait until September to report again.

Resolution – nothing discussed

Unfinished Business

New Business                     

Meeting adjourned at 8:50 PM EDT