This Overwintering Workshop will be held at our Training Center (directions below) on Friday, August 18, 2017 from 1pm-6pm Central Time.
PLEASE NOTE: You will receive detailed information via email with dates, times, etc. Please register with a valid email. Check your spam box if you have not received our email at least 2 weeks prior to the class.
ABOUT THIS CLASS
Our Overwintering Workshop is a 1 day class from 1pm-6pm Central Time. Topics discussed will be pest and disease control for fall and how that can adversely affect a hive in the winter, proper feeding of a hive to get through the Midwest winters, winter wraps, feeding systems, etc. Participants are encouraged to already be beekeepers for at least the prior summer, but not required.
You may cancel a reservation up to 10 days prior to the class; after that there are no refunds for cancellations.
This class will be held at our Training Center located at 14556 North 1020 East Road, Fairmount, IL 61841. Please follow these directions (some GPS units do not work for our location). Off I-74, take the Oakwood Exit 206. Go south into town, to 2nd stop sign (Catlin-Homer Rd). Turn left onto Catlin-Homer Rd., going down two country roads to 1020 East. Turn left, go down another 1/4 mile until you see our signs. If you need hotel information, we suggest either the Best Western in Danville (217-431-0020) Holiday Inn at 217-442-2500 or our own Sleepy Creek Vineyard at 217-733-0330 (only about 2 miles away).