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Beekeeping 201 – The Second Year
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Colonial Beekeepers Association will conduct a Beekeeping 201 Class on Saturday, 06 DEC 14, at the Northampton Community Center in Hampton, VA. This class is free and seating is limited.

The class will start at 09:30 AM and run until about 3:00 PM. The agenda for the workshop will be:

Introduction
Supering
   Supering Basics
   Top Supering
   Bottom Supering
   Queen Excluder

Break

Swarm control
   Hive density
   Brood expansion
   Hive configuration and box swapping

Lunch

Nucs
   Queen Rearing Basics
   Walk away split
   Reverse Split

Break

Q&A

If you are a new beekeeper, or an old hand at the hobby, come out and join us for what should surely be an informative day. Bring your questions, comments or experiences.

Northampton Community Center
1435 Todds Lane, Building A,
Hampton, VA 23666-2944
(For additional directions click here.)

Plan on attending, then please send an email to reserve a seat:

 

Andy Westrich – jandy618 at juno.com
or
Jackie Skinner – jbs1959 at aol.com

 

Look forward to seeing you there!

 

For additional information contact

Andy Westrich – 757-825-8843