Our Beginners Beekeeping Course will be held Sat., March 7 from 1- 6 pm Central Time at the Training Center in Fairmount, IL located at 14556 N 1020 E., Fairmount IL 61841.
This course is for the novice. The course includes bee anatomy, a run through on hives and equipment, how bees make wax, propolis, and honey, how to install a package of bees, pests and diseases, how to inspect, and seasonal management. Taught by a Certified Master Beekeeper who can complete certificates for those of you required to have them by your towns and municipalities.
We encourage you to take all three courses in the series: 1. Beginners 2. Spring (for the 2nd year beekeeper) and 3. Overwintering Your Bees
You can purchase and pick up your hives and equipment for pick up this day if you order first. Receive a discount for picking up!
Refunds are available up to 10 days before the course, after that there are no refunds.
Our store is open after the class, but you must place orders FIRST so we have sufficient amounts for the students.