Honey Extraction Class - From hive to bottle. Sunday Sept 15

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The Loose Rooster Ranch

3280 Bixler Road

Brentwood, CA 94513

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It's honey harvest time! Join us for a unique experience, going into the hive and taking frames, extracting and bottling your own honey!

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We will be harvesting honey here at the Loose Rooster Ranch. All classes are weather permitting. If it is raining or below 60 degrees or above 95 degrees, we will cancel & post "rain check date" of the class or return funds to you if this is the case.

The class is held outside and we extract inside, please dress appropriately WITH CLOSED TOED boots or sneakers, jeans/pants, layer clothing (long sleeve and short sleeve). We will supply bee suit if you do not have your own. Wear light colored clothing (bees do not like black). Do not wear perfume or cologne!

You can bring food or water as needed. We will have water in a cooler for you.

The class will cover honey extraction from hive to bottle and you will also learn the following:

What the difference is between a Queen, Worker and Drone Behavior - look for different types of cells. What nectar and honey look like.

How to check the hive and determine if honey is ready

Beekeeping Equipment and Hive Assembly

How to Manage Bees and hive maintenance

Diseases and how to identify

Extraction equipment, tools, filters, bottling, labeling.

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The Loose Rooster Ranch

3280 Bixler Road

Brentwood, CA 94513

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Refund Policy

Contact the organizer to request a refund.

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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