Everything You Always Wanted to Know
Come learn all about the wonderful life of bees and the importance of keeping them safe from extinction. Browse our programs and get in touch for more information.
Beekeeping for Beginners
June 27, 2020. $35. 3:30-5:30pm in home apiary
For the novice beekeeper or those not yet comfortable going through your hive. Hands on in Apiary experience. Practice spotting queens, what you should be looking for and how to manage common situations revieled during hive inspections. Bring your own veil to class.
July 25, 2020. $35. 3:30-5:30pm in home apiary
Learn the advantages of single brood chamber. How to manage it for sustainability and how it can work for you. Bring your own veil to class.
July 5, 2020. $35. 3:30-5:30pm in home apiary
How do you know what to take and what to leave? Learn the process of uncapping, spinning, filtering and bottling honey.
Varroa management techniques
August 8, 2020. $35. 3:30-5:30pm
How do you determine when to treat for varroa? What product to choose? Learn How to check varroa mite counts, and what to do about it. Bring your own veil to class.
October 24, 2020. $35. 3:00-5:00pm in home apiary
Learn how to get your hives through the winter. Will they have enough food and will you be prepared. Bring your own veil to class.
Nucs & splits
July 11, 2020. $35. 3:30-5:30pm in home apiary
Learn when and how to create your splits. Raising your own queens with on the spot queen rearing techniques. Bring your own veil to class.
Private instruction in your apiary
Available upon request
Need some help with your own bees or need some extra step by step help along the way. $25/HR with 2hr min