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Beekeeping Level 2 - April 7th 1pm-2:30pm

This intimate class is designed for people who are serious about beekeeping. This class is ideal for people who are about to purchase their own hives for the first time.

  • Learn how to use your equipment

  • How to inspect your hive

  • What to watch out for

  • How to set up your hives

  • Pest management

  • How to introduce a nuc into your hive

Recommended minimum equipment to participate:

  • veil

  • smoker

  • hive tool

Our beekeeper, Paul, is selling 5 frame nucs (starter hives), email asimplerplace.education@gmail.com to order

  • $160/nuc

  • 2 frames of brood

  • Queen

  • 2 frames of stores (honey, nectar, pollen)

  • 1 frame empty/partially drawn/variable

  • Must bring your own box to transport the bees or email us to work something out

Earlier Event: April 7
Seasonal Potluck