Beginner Beekeepers Workshop

Date/Time
Date(s) - Thursday, Feb 13, 2020
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Location
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Wyoming County

Categories


Cornell Cooperative Extension of Wyoming County will hold a Beginner Beekeepers Workshop from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13 at Cornell Cooperative Extension of Wyoming County, 36 Center St., Suite B, Warsaw.

Genesee Valley Apiaries’ Dan Chasey will lead the workshop, which will cover:

  • Basic equipment, startup costs, tools.
  • Beginner information—make an informed decision on keeping bees. Equipment, treatments, and picking either a package or a nuc.
  • Pros and Cons of packages VS nucs.
  • Where to buy packages or nucs.
  • When to plan for populating your hives.
  • Basic first inspections.

The fee is $10 per person or $5 for Cooperative Extension enrollees.

For more information, contact Debra Welch at 585-786-2251, ext. 125 or djw275@cornell.edu.