Package Installation – Sessions include an instructional “dry package” installation for new beekeepers, and spring hive inspections. There will also be a demonstration of both the sugar roll and alcohol wash methods of mite detection/management. This hands-on workshop should be of great interest to new beekeepers. Suggested donation - $10/pp.
CT Beekeeper's Association
The Connecticut Beekeepers’ Association was organized on May 13th 1891 at the home of Edwin E. Smith, Watertown, Conn. The CTBA is a volunteer organization that exists today to provide instruction and guidance for those who are interested in supporting bee production. CTBA gives workshops on building and maintaining hives, as well as regulations around beekeeping. More information, including membership form, can be found here.