Course Detail: BEE1 - Introduction to Beekeeping

This course will cover the basics of bee keeping. Topics will include basic honey bee biology, how to start a colony, techniques for inspecting a colony, recognizing colony pests and diseases, and obtaining products from colonies. This course will conclude with a student-led inspection of a colony. Please wear shoes with good support, jeans and a long-sleeved shirt made from denim or other thick material. A veil and gloves will be provided.

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