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Beekeeping for Beginners

HOMEGARD 1330, Course Code: 5004

Have you always been intrigued by the idea of beekeeping? Are you interested in cultivating a new hobby or small business? Join us for the introduction to the ins and outs of beekeeping. You'll learn bee basics and everything you need to know to start a hive and begin collecting and processing honey. Our instructors, David and Sheri, started keeping in 1994 and own Long Lane Honey Bee Farms in Fairmont, IL. David is a Master Beekeeper of the Eastern Apicultural Society of North America. Supplemental text is available for purchase at the class for $10.

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Saturday from 8:30AM to 4:30PM

Workforce Development Center, Room 1400