Hobby Beekeeping Workshop
Curious about beekeeping? Learn how to care for your hard-working bees!
Whether you're a beekeeper, bee enthusiast, or just curious, you will want to attend this class! Participants will learn about the current issues facing honeybees, available solutions, and why they should first consider the well-being of the honeybee when engaging in beekeeping practices. The instructor will take participants through a step-by-step process of understanding the life and work ethic of the most amazing human food producer: the honey bee!
Topics covered in this one-day workshop will include honeybee biology and behavior, colony management, equipment, and management of pests and diseases. In addition, the instructor will discuss apiary management and soil health practices to ensure a pollinator-friendly environment. You’ll have a chance to work with live bees and see inside an operating hive.
Tuition: $60/person. If you are a veteran, you may be eligible to attend educational events for free. Please email [email protected] for details.
Date & Time
April 25, 2020
10:00AM - 1:00PM
Rodale Institute 611 Siegfriedale Road Kutztown 19530 PA US https://www.nalancaster.com/businesses/pa-kutztown-rodale-institute
$60, Veterans may be eligible for reduced rates