Are you interested in beginning beekeeping, but are unsure of what you need to do? Would you like to take a beginner beekeeping class to get the feel of beekeeping before just jumping into it? If so, sign up for our FREE beginning beekeeping class!
We are starting to take reservations for our January 2018 classes, so sign up now before they get filled! During this beginners class, we will go over the basic skills that you will need to know to get started with beekeeping. These classes will usually last around an hour and a half, and during this time we will cover the basic knowledge about the honey bee and the products of the hive, how to install packages and/or nucs, how to identify between the queen, the workers and the drones, the basic inspection process, what each piece of beekeeping equipment is used for, and basic information about pests and disease.
We gladly answer any and all questions that you have. By the time you leave we want you will to feel confident and excited about starting beekeeping. You will also be able to call or email us with any questions/concerns you have regarding your hives during all of your years of beekeeping. If you have problems with your hives you can also take pictures and videos and email them to us, and we will be happy to help you out! *Please arrive on time for your class!*