Curious about bees? Thinking about keeping your own hive? Learn how to get started and the basics of equipment, managing hive health, and honey production. We will see and handle bees and frames and also taste some very different honeys. This is a hands on workshop with plenty of interaction with bees and hives. We will provide veils, please wear long sleeves, long trousers and footwear with socks.
Fee is $25 per person. Number of participants limited, due to hands-on nature of the material
Your host, David Owens, has kept bees since the early 1990's
Learn how to inspect frames and what to look for.
See different styles of hives and learn what you don't need to buy.