Introduction to Beekeeping

December 5, 2013 admin
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When:
January 19, 2014 @ 3:00 pm – January 19, 2014 @ 5:00 pm
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Where:
Living Systems Institute Classroom
16980 West 12th Avenue
Golden, CO 80401
USA
Cost:
40.00
Contact:
Don Studzinski
303-248-6677

This 2-hour introductory class is being offered by Don Studinski, CEO of Honeybee Keep. Don teaches this class just a few times each year and enrollment is limited. This class is limited to 20 participants.

Cost: $40.00 / person
Registration is required, as is payment, in advance, to hold your seat. Register and pay by contacting Don at dstudin@yahoo.com or 303-248-6677.

Location:
Living Systems Institute Classroom
16980 W 12th Ave, Golden, CO

You are highly encouraged to use mapquest to find this address. GPS systems frequently get it wrong. Parking is out front, or across the street … 1st house off S. Golden Road.

Topics covered:

  1. Honeybees: Facts You Should Know
  2. Getting Bees: Nuc, Package, Swarm, Split, Structural Removal
  3. Hive Alternatives – Top-Bar, Warre, Langstroth
  4. Tools of the Trade
  5. Recognizing Cells
  6. Preventing Mice
  7. Industry Challenges

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