Course Outline

January 17: Introduction to Beekeeping

Jan 24:    Honeybee Biology

Jan 31:    Bees as Social Insects

Feb 7:    Beekeeping Equipment

Feb 11: Saturday Morning Equipment Field Day

Feb 14: Getting Started

Feb 21: Varroa Mites

Feb 28: Diseases, Pests, and Treatments

March 7: Plants for Bees in NC

March 14: Products of and from the Hive

March 21: Seasonal Management/Review and Certification Exam

March 25: Saturday Field Day (weather permitting)

*The order of lectures and schedule may change to accommodate a speaker’s schedule or due to weather issues

Pre-Registration

Visit our preregistration page to enroll. In order for us to have materials ready for you by the start of class, please preregister by January 1st