2022 ERB Bee School

Learn the basics of beekeeping at the Etowah River Beekeepers one-day Bee School!

Topics will include equipment you need to get started, how to prepare for your bees, and the basics of how to care for your bees. You will come away with the knowledge you need to get started with a hive or two in your own backyard!

5-frame Nucleus Colonies (Nucs) and  3lb Package Bees will be available for preorders.

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We urge anyone planning to attend to please consider following CDC Guidelines

https://covid.cdc.gov/covid-data-tracker/#county-view

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Hourly Schedule

Beekeeping School

7:30 - 8:00
Registration and Check in
8:00 - 8:15
Welcome and About ERB
8:15 - 8:45
Introduction to Beekeeping
8:45 - 9:30
Beekeeping Hardware and Equipment
9:30 - 9:50
How to Set Up Your apiary
9:50 - 10:00
Break
10:00 - 10:30
Honeybee Biology
10:30 - 10:50
Sourcing and Purchasing Bees
10:50 - 11:30
Installing Bees and Swarm Catching
11:30 - 12:15
Diseases and Pests
12:15 - 1:00
Lunch
(inc. w/ registration)
1:00 - 1:20
Honey Bee Nutrition
1:20 - 2:05
Pollinator-Friendly Plants
2:05 - 2:15
Break
2:15 - 3:30
Hands-On workshops
3:30 - 4:00
Q&A
4:00 - 4:30
Raffle Prizes / Adjourn
Must be present to win
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Date

Feb 19 2022

Time

8:00 am - 4:30 pm

More Info

Registration Link
Clayton Homestead

Location

Clayton Homestead
3465 Land Rd, Canton, GA 30114
Website
https://www.claytonhomestead.us/
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Registration Link