Beginning Beekeeping 101 withDecember 3, 2017
12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Join “The Bearded Bee” to learn how begin keeping honey bees safely and successfully, taught by local beekeeper Michael Mahar. Topics will include structure of the beehive, tools and equipment, honey bee biology, how, where and when to get bees, hive inspection, state registration and inspectors, the four seasons of beekeeping, harvesting honey, and parasites and disease prevention. Pre-Registration and pre-payment are required. See details online or on Facebook/The Bearded Bee. Phone or text with questions.
Admission: $25 per person, 16 and older; Students 15 and under free when accompanying a paid adult.
Event Location and Contact Information:
Crawford County Extension Office
105 Pointer Trail West
Van Buren, Arkansas