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All About Bees (Thursday Session 4)

July 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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 28
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://bellgardentn.org/shop/grow-together-classes/bee-class/

Organizer

Bell Garden

Venue

Bell Garden