Beekeeping is a fun and interesting hobby that allows you to produce the delicious treat of honey while helping the environment. Learn the basic principles necessary to begin this fascinating hobby. We'll discuss location requirements, how to obtain bees, required equipment, and how to care for your new colony. Also, a basic appreciation of honey bees will be presented to help the beginner understand the 'why' underlying management manipulations. No prior knowledge of honey bees or beekeeping is required. Class is taught by Vincent Aloyo, PhD, Master Beekeeper.
This course is held at the Temple University Ambler campus. Class will meet as follows:
Sat/Sun, February 11 and 12 from 11am to 3:30pm
and Sat/Sun, March 25 and 26 from 11am to 3:30pm.