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Intro to Beekeeping | Become a Beekeeper 2-day Hands-On Workshop

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UF/ IFAS Extension Charlotte County

25550 Harbor View Rd

Port Charlotte, FL 33980

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Intro to Beekeeping | Become a Beekeeper Hands-On Series (2-days)

Class Lecture on Saturday, Jan 26th from 9am-4pm at UF / IFAS Charlotte County Extension, at 25550 Harbor View Rd # 3, Port Charlotte, FL 33980

  • Becoming a Beekeeper
  • Basic Tools
  • Hive Equipment
  • How to Get Started
  • Maintaining Your Hive
  • Working Bees
  • Hive Structure
  • Colony Structure
  • General Management
  • SW Florida Forage
  • Products of the Hive
  • Honey Harvesting
  • Pests & Diseases

Hands-On Workshop on Sun, Jan 27th from 12pm-4pm at GreenView Aquaponics Family Farm & Apiary, at 4160 Old Burnt Store Road, N, Cape Coral, FL 33993

  • Bee PPE/Lighting Smoker,
  • Hive Building,
  • Hive Inspections/Splits.

Students receive a Basic Start Up Kit that includes:

  • 10-frame Langstroth Hive w Deep Hive Body, 10 frames with Foundation, Migratory Top Board and Bottom Board,
  • Beekeeper Veil,
  • Gloves,
  • Smoker,
  • Hive Tool

Already have everything listed in the Basic Start Up Kit? Simply give us a jingle at 239-691-4489 and you may be able to sign up as an ADDITIONAL Family Member instead

Membership included:

  • Gulf Coast Beekeepers of Florida - 1 yr

Does not include BEEs or FDACS Beekeeper Registration.

Waiver required for Hands-on Workshop portion. Discounts for couples that only want one set of equipment. Additional equipment and protective gear available for purchase at 10% discount.

REGISTRATION ends on Wednesday, Jan 23rd at 11:30pm. REGISTER TODAY, so you don't miss out!

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UF/ IFAS Extension Charlotte County

25550 Harbor View Rd

Port Charlotte, FL 33980

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