Schools and Workshops

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Instructor Phil Craft

Beginner Beekeeping with Phil Craft

More Seats Added! Kentucky State Beekeepers Association through funding from the Kentucky State University is proud to host Beginner Beekeeping with Phil Craft. This will be an online course only. Join or renew KSBA today! If you have registered for either course schedules you do not need to register again.  Registered students will receive final class details as a calendar invitation a day or two before class with information how to join the meeting. If you registered as an alternate you do not need to register again.  Alternates will be automatically be added to the class roster.

Kentucky State Beekeeping Association

KSBA Fall Meeting & Bullitt County Bee School

You are invited… The Kentucky State Beekeepers Association in cooperation with the Bullitt County Beekeepers will hold the KSBA fall meeting and bee school on November 9, 2019 at the Bullitt County High School, 1330 Ky-44 Shepherdsville, Ky 40165 Also, KSBA Executive Board Meeting will be held on Friday, November 8, 6:00pm at the Holiday Inn Express, 365 Brenton Way Hillview, Ky 40165.  Call (502)-955-4984 to book a room…  A representative from each association is encouraged to attend. KSU will have the Autoclave at the bee school! 7:30 – 8:30 Registration 8:30 – 9:00 Welcome 9:00- 9:45 Leslie Cobb: Ky Dept. of […]

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 […]

Audubon Beekeepers Association

2019 Audubon Beekeepers Annual Bee School

Audubon Beekeepers Association announces their 2019 Bee School Saturday March 2, 2019 Henderson County Co-op Extension Expo Center 3341 Zion Rd, Henderson KY 42420 For more information check out website http://www.audubonbeekeepersassociation.com or call Larry Stone 270 339-7245 or Jan Powell 270 860-2942

Dr. Clarence Collision to Speak at Feb 2, 2019 Southeastern Kentucky Bee School

By: : Renee Yetter You are invited to the Southeastern Kentucky Bee School on Saturday, February 2, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Whitley County High School (350 Blvd. of Champions, Williamsburg, KY 40769). Bee School is for everyone interested in beekeeping, with beginner classes for new beekeepers who have yet to acquire bees, and advanced topics for those who have been keeping bees for many years. All are welcome to attend. Attendees may pre-register or register at the door on the day of the event. Lunch is included. See below for registration details. This year, we […]

EAS Announces Keynote Speakers and Calls for Volunteers

By: Ralph C. (Buddy) May Jr., EAS President Please “Save the Date” on your calendar for the Eastern Apicultural Society’s 2019 Conference scheduled on July 15-19, 2019 in Greenville, South Carolina! Our list of Keynote Speakers include: Dr. Dewey Caron, Dr. Dennis vanEngelsdorp, Dr. Kirsten Traynor, Dr. Geoff Williams, Dr. Meghan Milbrath, Jennifer Berry, and Dr. Jay Evans. And we’ll have many more speakers including speakers from EAS Master Beekeepers, South Carolina, Georgia, North Carolina, and elsewhere. Would you like to be part of making EAS 2019 a fabulous conference? If so, we have many different areas where you can […]

Northeastern Kentucky Beekeeping School – Feb 23, 2019

10th Annual Northeastern Kentucky Beekeeping School When: February 23, 2019 Where: Maysville Community & Technical College, 1755 US-68 BUS, Maysville, KY 41056 Flier and pre-registration form $20.00 to pre-register or $25.00 at the door, $7.50 for kids 12 & under Save $5.00 off adult admission by pre-registering. Doors open at 8:00am, opening remarks begin at 9:00am and the event ends at 3:30pm Donuts and coffee will be served in the morning Contact: loribob10@hotmail.com or 606-247-5817 Be sure to like us on Facebook: Licking River Beekeepers Association Maysville Community and Technical College 1755 US 68 Maysville, KY 41056 606-759-7141 Event description: […]

Eastern Kentucky Winter Bee School to be Held On Jan. 19, 2019

The Eastern Kentucky Winter Bee School will be held at the Perry County Central High School (305 Park Avenue, Hazard, KY) on January 19 from 8:00 am – 3:30 pm ET. Please note the new location for this year. The keynote speakers are Dr. Jen O’Keefe and Dr. Deborah Davis. They will be discussing honey analysis. The class schedule can be downloaded here. Registration is $20 by Jan. 11, or $25 at the door. Lunch is included. Send pre-registration checks or questions to Charles May, Perry Co. Extension Office, 933 Perry Park Road, Hazard, KY 41701-5322, or phone (606) 436-2044. The […]