- Bee Classes
Taking a beekeeping class is so important for today's beekeeper. Maybe you've always wanted to keep honey bees. Maybe grandpa or your dad kept bees and now you're finally going to start beekeeping! Good for you. We are here to help. Our beekeeping classes are taught by Certified Master Beekeeper, David Burns. Be well informed before you start keeping bees by enrolling in one of our beekeeping classes. Click on the date below for more information. And while you are at our apiary you can purchase your hives and equipment and save shipping..
Basic Beginner's Course Feb 7, 2015 SOLD OUT!
Basic Beginner's Course Feb 28, 2015 SOLD OUT!
Queen Rearing Course May 30, 2015 2 SEATS LEFT
2015 Beekeeping Institute June 12-14 SOLD OUT
David has spent years keeping bees, producing queens, making up packages of bees, crop pollination, removing bees from homes, speaking and writing about bees. Give David a call if you have any questions about our beekeeping classes.
With such a strong interest in beekeeping, you'll want to be sure and sign up early for our beekeeping classes. You'll learn about basic hive equipment, how to inspect a bee hive, how to avoid most stings, how to extract honey, how to find the queen, how to identify honey bee diseases and pests, seasonal management techniques, the 4 non-chemical ways to reduce varroa mites and much more.
Mailing Address: Long Lane Honey Bee Farms
14556 N. 1020 E. Rd
Fairmount, IL 61841
For Directions To Long Lane Honey Bee Farms CLICK HERE
Monday - Thursday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm (CST)
Friday 10:00 - Noon
And we view all of our customers as students as we provide free mentoring. Just call us up to ask your questions and we'll help you enjoy your new hives. 217-427-2678
It's best to start with two hives or more..read why to start with two hives rather than one.
We also produce beekeeping podcasts, remove bees from homes, sell honey and speak regularly on beekeeping. We also produce regular beekeeping lessons and articles through our beekeeping blog. Our blog is found at: http://www.basicbeekeeping.blogspot.com
Here Is Our Contact Information Phone: 217-427-2678