Introduction to Beekeeping: A 2 Part Series
This two part series is meant to make sure you have everything you need to become a beekeeper including placing an order for bees.
Class Date & Time:
Part 2: April 13, 2013 Changed to April 20th due to bee availability as a result of the recent cold weather
Meet at the Sun Foundation Pavilion
1276 Sun Rd.
Washburn, IL 61570
Cost: $15.00 + Plus the cost of bees (if you order your own package)
This will be the day the bees arrive, from Long Lane Honey Farm. Dan will pick up the packages of bees prior to the class and deliver them to the Sun Foundation that day. We will cover a basic installation, discuss management practices, feeding, mites, pests, etc. A demonstration of how to drop the bees in your hive at home will be necessary.