Beekeeping 101: Getting Started

Keeping bees is a fascinating and worthwhile endeavor, but you (and your future bees) will greatly benefit from a little planning and education before you take the leap. This lecture-based 101 course is designed to arm you with everything you need to know before getting started!

We will be covering:

*Bee diversity and biology basics

*Hive styles, tools, and protective gear

*Guidelines for obtaining honey bees

*How to create a bee-friendly backyard

*Seasonal planning logistics

This 101 course is followed-up by Beekeeping 201: Seasonal Management and Beekeeping 301: Varroa Mites, Pests & Disease. For a discounted rate on all three courses, click here!

When?

Sunday, February 3
6:30p to 8:30p

Where?

Meat for Cats & Dogs
2244 E Burnside St, Portland, OR 97214
 

Cost?

$30

 

Advance registration is appreciated, as all events are subject to time and location changes.

 | Bee & Bloom
The reason for the season

Bee season is right around the corner!

Pre-order your 2019 Oregon-mated Honeybee Packages.