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


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