Introduction to Beekeeping-Green Bay

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Introduction to Beekeeping-Green Bay

Learn the basics of beekeeping in Northeast Wisconsin presented by the Brown County Beekeeping Association.

When and where

Date and time

Location

To be announced

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event
Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

About this event

This series is presented by the Brown County Beekeeping Association and is designed to educate new and novice beekeepers.

Prior to January 14, 2023 - watch three videos to prepare you for in class learning. Total time required will be less than 2 hours.

January 14, 2023 (8:00am - 2:00pm Central Time) is a live in-person presentation with location TBD (mostly likely near Green Bay Botanical Gardens). Meeting may be virtual to meet COVID requirements.

May 20, 2022 (8:00 - 10:00am Central Time)is hands-on, in person learning at a beehive. Scheduled to be at the Green Bay Botanical Garden. Date may change based upon the weather. In person meeting is subject to local, state, and health department guidance.

During the 3 part course, attendees receive an understanding of:

Bee breeds and basic physiology  

Bee development timeline and colony cycles

Hive types, basic beekeeping equipment

Hive location, purchasing bees, and their installation

Basic bee diseases, parasites, mites and how to treat them

Personal protection and annual hive maintenance

Networking opportunities with experienced beekeepers

Price: Individual or Head of Family $50. Additional Family members $40 each

Click the "Tickets" button above to reserve your spot .

Space is limited so sign up early

Optional:

  1. Discounted ($5 discount) annual membership in Brown County Beekeeping Association, Individual $15 or Family $25
$40 – $50