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Bee class for current beekeepers- PART 1

April 22 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

$120

Got Bees? Great!
Learn how to keep them healthy and raise your own queens.
A simple, natural approach suitable for backyard beekeepers.

April 22nd, 2pm – 4.30 pm
Part 1.  Bee health presentation: when to feed, and what; overwintering and nosema prevention; best practices for varroa mites; queens.
Practical: Spring nuclei. Hands on demonstration in the field, weather permitting (bring your suits).

May 20th, 3 pm – 5.30pm
Part 2. Bee health presentation: a healthy diet, the foundation of bee health; CCD and “fall dwindle”; queen-raising and swarming.
Practical: Split off nuclei of bees started at last meeting, weather permitting (bring your suits).

Charlotte Trim has been beekeeping for over a decade, with a constant focus on bee health.  With consistently above-average survival rates over the past  5 years, it is time to share her new approach to beekeeping and bee health.

Cost: $120.
Pre-registration required ($30). Email charlotte.trim44@gmail.com or lindentreecsa@gmail.com Early registration is recommended as participation is limited.

Location: Lindentree Farm, 10 Old Concord rd, Lincoln MA 01773

Details

Date:
April 22
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Cost:
$120
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.bfnmass.org/node/1494

Venue

Lindentree Farm
10 Old Concord rd
Lincoln, MA United States

Organizer

Beginner Farmer Network
Website:
http://www.bfnmass.org

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