Join the Granville County Beekeepers for their annual Beginning Beekeepers Academy for 5 Saturday sessions! This family friendly learning opportunity will be presented by several GCBA members in person, via ZOOM and will also be recorded at the Granville Extension Office!
Dates: Saturday 9am-1pm
Feb 4 & 18, March 4 & 18, April 1
Also join us @ our monthly meetings 7pm @ the Expo Center
Feb 2, March 2, April 6.
Includes: 5 classes, 2023 GCBA and NCSBA membership, First Lessons in Beekeeping Book
Topics to be covered:
Feb 4 - Introduction to Beekeeping, Beekeeping Equipment & Getting Started
Feb 18 - Bee Anatomy, Bees as Social Insects, Plants for Bees in NC
March 4 - Products of the Hive, Varroa Mites, Diseases, Pests & Treatments
March 18 - Field Day @ Cedar Grove Acres, until 3pm (Will swap with April 1 as rain date.)
April 1- Seasonal Management, Bee jeopardy (with prizes), NCSBA Certified Beekeeper Exam.
Oxford, North Carolina