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Beekeeping: All about the Hive and the Honey

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Natures Touch Nursery and Harvest

225 South Main Street

Templeton, CA 93465

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"Beekeeping: All about the Hive and the Honey" classes at Nature’s Touch Nursery & Harvest

Mandatory Introduction classes in January and February followed by a 4 month (March thru June) hands on beekeeping class with a local beekeeper.

Choose one of the two introduction classes that will be offered to get foundation towards a June honey harvest!

  • Wednesday, January 31st from 5:30 to 6:30pm or
  • Saturday, February 10th 11am to 12pm

$75 to attend at least one introductory class that is mandatory to continue with the 4 month beekeeping series. You may attend both, this is a duplicate intro class, one on a weekday evening and one on a Saturday.

Sign up for the beekeeping series with hands on learning!

Following the introductory classes, Nature’s Touch Nursery and Harvest is hosting a series on the Art of Keeping Bees, which is incredibly important component to a healthy ecosystem. Nature's Touch has brought in a beekeeping expert who will conduct a 4 month series explaining how to set up, maintain and harvest your own Apiary. (Bee Yard) This series will provide you with all the information to be able to farm your own honey. As well as provide you with appreciation of living amongst Apiarist.

You will learn about:

Flora & Fauna

Installation of boxes

Bee colony structure and health

Manage overcrowding

Managing bees for honey production

Stacking & Sorting Supers

Recognizing bee behavior

Harvesting honey

*Students should be prepared to purchase a beekeeping veil for an additional $20 before the classes in begin March. Purchase details will be shared at introductory classes.

After completing the mandatory introductory classes in January and February, students who sign up for the 4 month series will meet March thru June


  • 1st Saturdays of each month from 9:30 to 10:30AM and
  • 2nd Tuesdays from 5:30 to 6:30PM

Introductory class $75.

Combined introductory class and 4 month series $355.

Includes a portion of the honey harvest in June.

Please call with questions to (805) 434-3062 or email buyeatlivelocal@gmail.com

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Natures Touch Nursery and Harvest

225 South Main Street

Templeton, CA 93465

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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