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Medina Saturday Beginner Class

March 26 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday Dates

(Click Register to register for the Saturday Classes) 

Saturday Session – Day 1   March 19,  10-5:00

  • Introduction to Beekeeping 
  • Beekeeping History in Medina 
  • Honey Bee Biology 
  • Types of Bees 
  • Where to get bees 
  • Colony Location, Zoning 
  • Being a Good Neighbor 
  • Equipment – Boxes, Frames, Assembling, Tools, Smokers 
  • Inspecting your Hive 

Saturday Session – Day 2   March 26,  10-5:00 

  • What your Bees will Eat (Ohio Forage) 
  • Pests, Diseases, and Critters
  • Nosema and American Foulbrood
  • Control Options/Treatments
  • Assembling Equipment
  • Package Bee Installation
  • Mentor Availability
  • Varroa Destructor 
  • Harvesting and Extracting Honey 
  • Marketing, Labels. and Hive products 
  • Winterizing your Hive 
  • Q&A 

Details

Date:
March 26
Time:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Venue

Medina County District Library, 210 S Broadway St, Medina, OH 44256, USA