Intro Class 2021

The following documents are provided to supplement the information contained in the Introduction to Beekeeping class.

Presentation slides from the January 9, 2021 Introduction to Beekeeping class

ADDED 2/12/2021: Presentation slides from the February 13, 2021 Introduction to Beekeeping class

Questions and answers that are generally on the mind of a first year beekeeper.

A month by month guide to the expected bee activity and potential beekeeper actions. Written specifically for Northeast WI.

A list of quality bee books with short write-up about what to expect from the books.

The club has compiled a list of required and optional equipment for a beginning beekeeper. We kept an eye on successful beekeeping and on cost.

ADDED 2/9/2021: Link for treatment options for controlling mites. This document is produced by the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection for use in Wisconsin.

The first virtual Introduction to Beekeeping session from January 9, 2021. The video is 2 hours and 18 minutes long with a Q&A section at the end.