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Learn to Keep Bees - Beginning Beekeeping 4 Part Class

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Town of Calamus Town Hall

W9820 County Rd D

Beaver Dam, WI

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LEARN TO KEEP BEES - 2018

4 Part Class That Takes You Through the Beekeeping Season

Ever thought about keeping bees? Like the idea of learning as you go throughout the season? Then this series of classes is right for you! We’ve divided up the content and set the schedule to provide beginning beekeepers the right information at the right time.

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Part 1 - March 4, 2018 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM

Covers elementary bee biology, an overview of the beekeeper’s year, choosing an apiary location, types of hive equipment, races of honeybees, buying bees and more.

Part 2 – April 8, 2018 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM

Covers package and nuc installation, early season care, how to inspect honeybee colonies, what to look for and more.

Part 3 – June 3, 2018 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM

Learn about mid-season care, pest and disease management, honey production, and more.

Part 4 – August 5, 2018 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM

Learn about honey harvesting, basic wax rendering, fall and early winter care, methods for improving overwintering success, winter inspections and more.

For questions or to obtain more information call 608-444-1493

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Town of Calamus Town Hall

W9820 County Rd D

Beaver Dam, WI

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