This two-day class will teach healthy practices for honeybee stewardship. Participants will learn about honeybee biology and behavior, colony management and equipment, pests and diseases, and bee laws. Sessions will include lectures, a hands-on workshop on honeybee pests, field work in the apiary, and questions and answers sessions.
Dr. Robyn Underwood, Assistant Professor at Kutztown University and Michael Schmaeling, our resident beekeeper will jointly teach this class.
Class tuition: $300/person includes lunch and handout materials.