January 25-26th, HoneybeeLives Organic Beekeeping Classes

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Event:
January 25-26th, HoneybeeLives Organic Beekeeping Classes
Start:
January 25, 2014 10:00 AM
End:
January 26, 2014 6:00 PM
Updated:
January 10, 2014
Venue:
The Commons
Address:
388 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn , NY, United States

This two-day class will introduce students to Organic/Natural Beekeeping with a Biodynamic

influence. You will come away with the knowledge, as well as the inspiration to nurture your
honeybees and respect these hardworking, gentle creatures who live in complex and beautiful
communities.
$200 per person. (individual days are $110)

Intro to Organic Beekeeping: Planning a New Hive for Spring

(Saturday 10am – 6pm)

Learn about the basic requirements and responsibilities for organic beekeeping. Understand
the community of a hive, the tools involved, elements of site selection, where you can obtain
honeybees and equipment, and an understanding of a naturalist approach to their needs. This
class introduces students to a nurturing way of beekeeping, and a philosophy of respect and
love for these amazing creatures.
There is a hands-on demonstration of assembling a wooden
hive, and extensive class handouts to help new beekeepers.

Understanding and Caring For Your Bees

(Sunday 10am – 6pm)

Topics will include: hive congruency and design to benefit the colony (including Top Bar
Hives); Honeybee health and disease management the natural way; seasonal concerns and
methods to help keep your honeybees strong.

PRE-REGISTRATION AND PRE-PAYMENT IS REQUIRED.

Email
HoneybeeLives@Yahoo.com
Or Call 845-255-6113

 

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