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CE: UNL Beekeeping Workshop

Wednesday, April 15, 2020
9:00 am4:00 pm
UNL Extension Office, 8015 West Center Road, Omaha, NE

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:
Part I (Lecture) Feb 1st, 2020 | Extension Office 8015 West Center Road Omaha NE 68124

Part II (field Day) = April 25, 2020 | Extension Office 8015 West Center Road Omaha NE 68124

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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