2020 Beginning Beekeeping Workshop

Registration fee includes textbook and 1 year membership in COBA

3 CHOICES THIS YEAR

COURSE 1 – FOUR WEDNESDAY EVENINGS

FEB 19, 26, MAR 4, 11 — 6:30 TILL 8:45

COST $70 PER PERSON

1 ADD’L FAMILY MEMBER MAY ATTEND FOR $20

ONE SET OF BOOKS PER FAMILY

FULL AND CLOSED!

COURSE 2 – ALL DAY SATURDAY

FEBRUARY 22ND — 8:30 TILL 4:45

COST $80 PER PERSON INCLUDES LUNCH

1 ADD’L FAMILY MEMBER MAY ATTEND FOR $30

ONE SET OF BOOKS PER FAMILY

FULL AND CLOSED!

COURSE 3 – ALL DAY SATURDAY

MARCH 14TH — 8:30 TILL 4:45

COST $80 PER PERSON INCLUDES LUNCH

1 ADD’L FAMILY MEMBER MAY ATTEND FOR $30

ONE SET OF BOOKS PER FAMILY

Classroom sessions held at the O S U Waerman Farm Completes Wittmeyer Conference Room, 2490 Carmack Road, Columbus, Ohio

SOME OF THE TOPICS TO BE COVERED INCLUDE:

  • OVERVIEW OF MODERN BEEKEEPING – WHAT IT’S ALL ABOUT
  • GETTING STARTED – BASIC TYPES OF EQUIPMENT – OBTAINING BEES
  • PRODUCTS OF THE HIVE – HONEY, WAX, POLLEN, PROPOLIS & BEE VENOM
  • BEE BIOLOGY – COLONY LIFE, SOCIAL STRUCTURE, ETC.
  • SUMMER, FALL AND WINTER MANAGEMENT
  • HONEY BEE DISEASES & ENEMIES – OHIO’S APIARY LAWS
  • INTRODUCTION TO COBA’S EDUCATIONAL BEEYARD
  • EACH COURSE WILL ALSO INCLUDE A PACKAGE BEE INSTALLATION DEMONSTRATION AND OVERWINTERED HIVE INSPECTIONS AT A LOCAL BEEYARD ON A SATURDAY IN APRIL

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT BARRY CONRAD

PLEASE MAIL YOUR COMPLETED REGISTRATION FORM AND YOUR CHECK TO:

CENTRAL OHIO BEEKEEPERS

6240 WRIGHT ROAD,

CANAL WINCHESTER, OHIO 43110 

Barry Conrad

Barry Conrad

Treasurer

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Phone: 614-837-3899