Beekeeping Class Jan 2020

The Brown County Beekeeping Association is happy to present INTRODUCTION TO BEEKEEPING.  Learn the essentials of beginning beekeeping !!

When: January 18th, 2020 — 8:00am to 4:00pm
Where: Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, Great Lakes Energy Education Center (see map below)
Online Registration:     Click here
How Much: $55 for an individual, $45 for additional family members
Includes: Light snacks, refreshments and lunch
What: An understanding of:

  • Bee breeds and basic physiology
  • Bee development timeline and colony cycles
  • Hive types and basic beekeeping equipment
  • Hive location, purchasing bees and their installation
  • Bee diseases, parasites and how to treat them
  • Personal protection and annual hive maintenance

And hands-on experience with (not with live bees!):

  • Hive assembly
  • Mite check
  • Package and nuc installation

Online Registration:     Click here

Questions? Contact:    Dave Elsen  via e-mail   or  920-370-5281
Carl Fisher    920-497-4629

Intro to Beekeeping Class

Space is limited.

Refunds allowed if notification received prior to Saturday January 12, 2020.


We will put up signs to help guide you.

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