Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Bee class for current beekeepers- PART 1

April 22, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm


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


April 22, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Event Category:


Lindentree Farm
10 Old Concord rd
Lincoln, MA United States


Beginner Farmer Network

legend 1 Conferences

legend 2 Fairs & Festivals

legend 3 JSFC Attending

legend 4 Lectures & Films

legend 5 Special Events

legend 6 Webinars

legend 7 Workshops & Classes

Back to Calendar

Would you like your event listed here? Email us at info@juliashanks.com

Tips, Tools
And Templates

Writing a business plan? Looking for investors? Getting set up in QuickBooks? We’ve got the tools and templates you need, from planning a startup to growing your business.

Learn More

Our Services
What We Offer You

Whether you’re just starting out, or expanding your business to the next phase of growth, Julia Shanks Food Consulting can help you succeed. Click below to find out more about our services.

Learn More

Have Julia Speak
At Your Conference

Julia speaks about small business accounting, business planning and sustainability. Recent conferences include NY Veterans in Agriculture and Women in Sustainable Agriculture.

Learn More