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Eastern Kentucky Beekeeping School

Beekeeping Class

BEEKEEPING SCHOOL - Hazard Community & Technical College
First Federal Center Building
When:  SATURDAY, JANUARY 20, 2018
Registration 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
9:00am - Opening Session
Dr. John Skinner, University of Tennessee Entomology “Swarms”

Classes will include: 
 Getting Started‐ How to put together equipment
 Obtaining Bees, Swarms, Nucs and Splits
 Making 100+lbs of Honey
 Making Nucs for Colony Increases
 Varroa Mites and Controls
 Non‐grafting Queens
 Basic Honey Bee Biology
 Cell finishers/ Mating Nucs
 Honey Bees for Backyards and Surface Mines
 Making Splits
 Viruses
 Swarm Prevention
 Preparing Honey for Fairs
 Honey Cooking
 Mite‐Biter Queens and KY Queen Bee Breeders Association
 Preparing Honey Market
 Top Bar Hives
 Small Hive Beetle
 Oxalic Acid
 Soaps and Lotions / Candle Making
 Overwintering Hives
 Queen Biology
 Making Mead
 Migratory Beekeeping
 Beekeeping for people with disabilities

Upcoming Area Events:
Birds & Hearts Paint Class - Jan 20
Southern Konnections - Jan 20
Passport Fair - Jan 20
UPIKE Shakespeare: Wicked Folly Tour - Jan 22, 23

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