Apiray Bee Hives


Healthy Honey Bees and You!

  • Saturday, March 13, 2021, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

An Introduction to Beekeeping

Presented by Garet Livermore, Executive Director, Master Gardener Coordinator, CCE Herkimer Co., and Beekeeper

Interested in the history and science of beekeeping? Considering making the commitment to starting your own apiary this year? This workshop introduces you to basic beekeeping and is designed for the absolute beginner with no prior knowledge. The session includes information on bee biology, products of the hive, basic beekeeping practices and planning. Also discussed will be print and on-line resources to continue your learning about beekeeping

The topics covered include:

  • Honey bee biology
  • Historical Beekeeping practices
  • Setting up an apiary
  • Beekeeping through the year
  • Products of the hive

This Zoom-based class is free, but registration is required: https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/healthybees_243

View the recording: https://vod.video.cornell.edu/media/Healthy+Honey+Bees+and+You%21/1_o18l0pyx




This event is online

Last updated March 24, 2021