In this course, you will learn beyond the basics of beekeeping: Honey bee population control, bee behavior, swarming and apiary management. Learn about bee anatomy, bee reproduction and their communication, in addition to the treatment styles for pest control within the colony. Upon completion, participants will have advanced knowledge necessary to manage a backyard apiary and move on to our level three mastering beekeeping course.
Dates and Times: Saturdays, 9 a.m.-noon
Sept. 9, 16, 23, Oct. 30 and 7
Location: Jennings Hall