Sat, Feb 25|
Rice Township Municipal Building
Have you been keeping bees but need more information to help your hives thrive? Or are you exploring beekeeping but aren't ready to make the investment without some practical knowledge? This workshop is for you.
Time & Location
Feb 25, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Rice Township Municipal Building, 3000 Church Rd, Mountain Top, PA 18707, USA
About the event
Join Harold Keiner, PNG veteran and beekeeper at Keiner's Apiary, for this science-based, one-day Beekeeping 101 class. Participants will gain the knowledge to successfully establish a hive, or improve their beehive management skills.
Class materials will be provided. Plan to bring a bag lunch.
There is a $10 materials fee for this class, but it will be refunded to veterans and/or their spouses who complete the one-day class upon request.
What you'll learn about:
- Bee biology and behavior
- Hive management through the season
- Bee diseases and pests
- Equipment beekeepers use
- Bee products including honey more.