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Beekeeping: The Sustainable Apiary - Summer

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Learn from the bees! Allow your confidence to soar in this advanced beekeeping class in an off campus, hands-on teaching apiary with 50 colonies.  You will use Langstroth hive bodies, Honeyflow hive, the Nat Hive and possibly a long-lang.  Activities will include setting goals for and preparing a mating yard, grafting for post solstice queens (Doolittle Method), placing grafted Q cells, honey harvest and extraction, bottling, labeling, and checking for eggs from grafted queens. 

Class Details

6 Sessions
Weekly - Sat

Location
Other Locations

Instructor
Mary Cash 

 

Notice

Please read:  This class meets off campus, at Mary's apiaries, located at 10 Mt. Joy Lane, Raphine, VA 24472. PLEASE NOTE: For safety purposes, please wear light colored clothing, especially light colored socks, and keep hair tied back. Epipen strongly recommended for students with possible allergic reaction to bee stings.

Tuition: 

$169.00


Registration Closes On
Saturday, May 30, 2020 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 07/04/2020)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
5/30/2020 - 7/11/2020 Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM Various Locations, Other Locations  Map Mary Cash 

Other Class Offerings

Beekeeping: The Sustainable Apiary - Summer
ID: 13562

05/26/20 - 06/30/20
Weekly - Tue
6 sessions.

Location
Other Locations

Instructor
Mary Cash

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