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ECOBA Beginner Beekeeping Class 2/3/18
02/03/2018 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
ECOBA Beginner Beekeeping School 2018
Learning is fun and easy when you attend the ECOBA Earl James Bee School. You will learn about:
The colony & its organization
The equipment and tools involved & the components of a hive Starting with bees
How to take care of your bees
Honey production & processing
We will teach you getting started with bees, practical beekeeping, pest management, wintering your bees and so much more! The instructors are experienced beekeepers with a love for teaching.
Each bee school is from 9-4, with a lunch provided. You are encouraged to brings snacks to share with the group, and drinks for yourself. You only need to attend one class
Additional hands on training, equipment building sessions, etc. will be offered and announced during your class session, and mentors will be available to you to assist after the classroom sessions are over. Monthly meetings are also held for our entire membership which provide for additional knowledge, bulk purchasing opportunities, volunteer and practical, hands on events. An active first and second year teaching beeyard, and equipment build day, round out the bundle of benefits realized through your class fee.