Beekeeping Workshops

These workshops are being offered as a continuation of beekeeping education. A bee suit is required to attend; it is recommended that attendees have completed a beginning beekeeping class. The workshops are being instructed by Phil Crandall of Crandall Farms.

 

May 28th, 3pm
Hive inspecting: Class will meet at the educational center for 1 hour of classroom discussion.  Then we will head out to the marsh to inspect both newly started hives and older hives. A bee suit is required for anyone attending. A bee suit is required for anyone attending. Cost: $15. 2 hours +


August 13th, 3 pm CANCELLED
Pests and Winter Prep: Class will meet at the educational center for a 1 hour of classroom then head out to inspect hives for varroa mites and other problems.  Learn how to remove honey and how to prepare hives for winter survival.  A bee suit is required for anyone attending. Cost: $15. 2 hours +

 

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Dates
Times
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Prices
Adult $15.00
Location Nahant Marsh
4220 Wapello Ave.
Davenport IA 52802
563.336.3370
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Nahant Marsh

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Nahant Marsh
(563)336-3370

4220 Wapello Ave.
Davenport, IA 52802

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