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CE: UNL Beekeeping Workshop

Saturday, February 15, 2020
9:00 am4:00 pm
Kimmel Orchard 5995 G Road, Nebraska City, NE 68410

I) Introductory (Year 1) Beekeeping Workshop - Omaha, NE

This is an introductory level course that focuses on everything you need to start beekeeping, including topics on beekeeping equipment, protective gear, honey bee biology, stressors, and management basics. Part I of the course includes lectures by several speakers & hands-on activities. Part II of the course is a field day that gets you in the hives and takes the lessons from Part I into practice. Learn how to setup the equipment, install and handle bees safely, and perform hive inspections.

Date, Time, Location:

Date, Time, Location:
Part I (lecture)= Feb 15, 2020 | Kimmel Orchard 5995 G Road, Nebraska City, NE 68410

Check-in starting at 8:30 | Lecture - 9a-4p

Part II (field Day) = April 4th | Kimmel Orchard 5995 G Road, Nebraska City, NE 68410

Cost: $80 per person, includes beekeeping handbook, lecture slides, equipment catalogs, Varroa kit, refreshments & lunch. $30 for each additional family member (does not include handbooks)


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