Introduction to Urban Backyard Beekeeping

Introduction to Urban Backyard Beekeeping

  • Sat., January 26, 2019
    1:00pm - 4:00pm

Are you planning to start your first backyard beehive this spring? Or are you just curious about urban beekeeping? Do you consider yourself a beginner beekeeper and want to learn new strategies or brush up on your beekeeping skills? This workshop will cover the basics for a successful start to backyard beekeeping and topics will include:

  • Choosing hive style and using basic equipment
  • How to talk to your neighbors about your new hobby
  • When, what and hows of hive inspection
  • How to spot the queen (or know when she’s not there!)
  • Integrated pest management strategies
  • Common hive problems and solutions
  • Honey extraction
  • Winter beekeeping checklist

Instructor: Rachel Morrison, The Beecharmers

Price: $25

Location: American River Ranch in the Schoolhouse, 2140 Chase Drive, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670

Cancellation Policy: No refunds or class credits with less than 48 hour notice prior to class.

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