Schools and Workshops

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2019 Ohio County Beekeepers to Host Bee School

The Ohio County Beekeepers will be hosting a bee school from 9:00am to 4:00 pm CT on March 23, 2019 at the Ohio County Extension Office (1337 Clay Street, Hartford, KY 42347). The cost to attend will be $15 per person or $20 per couple. Lunch will be provided To reserve your spot and pre-pay you can pay through PayPal or send a check to Ohio County Beekeeper, PO Box 547, Hartford, KY 42347. Contact Kristi Willoughby at 270-775-2446, ohiocountybeekeepers@gmail.com.

2019 Washington County “Build Your Bee Yard”

Washington County Beekeepers will be holding a hands on “Build Your Bee Yard” bee school. Saturday, March 9, 2019 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Washington County Extension Office 245 Corporate Drive, Springfield, KY A variety of sessions will provide both information and practical hands on experience for both new and experienced beekeepers.  The cost of the workshop is $10 and covers classes, workshops, handouts and lunch. Planting Pollinator Feed Plots Site Selection Essential Beekeeping Equipment Building the Beehive (Assembling Equipment) Setting Up the Bee Yard (Practical Exercise) Legal Considerations Inquiries can be emailed to Dr. David Donathan, Washington County Bee School […]

2019 South Central Kentucky Bee School Schedule

Allen County Beekeepers Association announces the 2019 South Central Kentucky Bee School schedule. February 2, 2019 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM Scottsville High School 570 Oliver Street Scottsville Ky Topics include: Observation Hives Integrated Pest Management Buying and Installing Honey Bees, Getting Started Pollen Collection Equipment Assembly Basics Queen Rearing 101 & 201 Second Year Hive Management Swarm Trapping Planting for Honey Bees Nucs and Splits Honey Bee Diseases Marketing & Selling Your Honey Collecting Swarms and Doing Cutouts Transitioning to Commercial Beekeeping Reading Frames and Colony Assessment First Year Hive Management Top Bar Hives Backyard Beekeeping Four breakout sessions with […]