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October 22, 2014

Beekeeping for Beginners

posted by surrybees

When:

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday, February 25
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday, March 4
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday, March 11
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday, March 18
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday, March 25

Where:

Farm Bureau Downstairs Meeting Room, 112 White Street, Dobson, NC 27017
For reservations please call the Surry County Extension Office at 336-401-8025.

Description:

Surry County Beekeepers will be presenting a 5 week Bee School for beginning beekeepers. Classes will include:

         - Introduction to Beekeeping

         - The colony, organization, and life cycle of the honeybee

         - Equipment needed to get started

         - How to assemble equipment

         - Seasonal hive management of the colonies

         - Pests and diseases of the bees

         - Harvesting and processing honey and other hive products

         - A field day to work with the bees

         - Refreshments provided 

         - Mentors assigned upon request 

Details:

$35.00 Registration includes book and class room instructions; additional family member without book $25; children 16 and younger free with registered adult; additional book $10 if available
336-401-8025
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