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Black Swamp Beekeepers Association – Queen Rearing Class- May
May 25 @ 9:00 AM - May 26 @ 5:00 PM$150
Black Swamp Beekeepers Association is having a 2 day (May 25 / 26) queen rearing class, 9am till 5pm each day. First half of each day will be PowerPoint presentations with handouts, then second half with hands-on grafting at the Pollinator Sanctuary. Cost is $150 – kit includes; (grafting tools, queen cages, cell protection cages, grafting cups, grafting bar, and handbook). This will be a rain/shine, no rain dates, no refunds. Deposit of $25.00 will hold your spot. Only 25 available seats. You will be required to bring a “5 frame cell starter” to class on Saturday morning. Hive stands will be setup at the Pollinator Sanctuary for this event. Instructors: Jamie Walters and Dwight Wells. Details on building/hauling the cell starter will be sent out 2 weeks before the class.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact: Jamie Walters 419.438.7335