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All About Bees (Saturday Session 3)

July 23 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

All About Bees Class Info

  • Session #1:  Why bees are important and why they are at risk; The Langstroth Hive and its components.
  • Session #2:  Setting up the apiary and installing packaged bees; Performing the first hive inspection and beekeeping hygiene.
  • Session #3:  Spring mistakes to avoid; Mites and varroa treatment.
  • Session #4:  Harvesting honey; Winter prep; Beekeeping calendar.

Your instructor is Max Adams, an Ingram Scholar and rising junior at Vanderbilt University.  Max is from Barrington, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago.  He’s had bees at his home for about six years, getting started with them when a family friend told his family about beekeeping.

Details

Date:
July 23
Time:
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Event Category:
Website:
https://bellgardentn.org/shop/grow-together-classes/bee-class/

Organizer

Bell Garden

Venue

Bell Garden