Beekeeping Class

Clark County Extension Beekeeping Class Series  - 2018

Clark County Extension is sponsoring a 4-part beekeeping class series in February and March. Beekeeping experts including the Indiana State chief apiary inspector, Purdue University, Dadant & Sons Inc., and New Albany Honey & Apiary will teach these classes.

The classes will take place at the Clark County Fair Grounds, 9608 Highway 62, Charlestown, in the Food stand. There is a fee of $20 per person for all 4 classes.

Topics and dates are as below:

Class

Date

Time

Topic

Speaker

1

2/1/2018

6:30-8:30pm

  1. "Queen and Drone Reproductive Biology"
  2. "Beekeeping 101"

 Krispn Given, Purdue University

2

2/7/2018

6:30-8:30pm

The health of your colony – Managing diseases and pest in your bee hive

Kathleen Prough, State Apiary Chief Inspector, IDNR

3

3/5/208

6:30-8:30pm

  1. Basic Equipment Needs (for Bees and beekeepers)
  2. Honey bee biology 101

Andrew Fogg, Branch Manager, Dadant & Sons Inc,  KY

4

3/8/2018

6:30-8:30pm

  1. The Life of a Bee (how and when to obtain your own bees)
  2. Basic Beehive inspection

Randy Lynch, New Albany Apiary

Registration is required, as a minimum number is needed to put on these classes. Come in or call the Clark County Extension office (812-256-4591) to register or send an email to skafari@Purdue.edu and request to be registered. Payment will be at the gate at the first class.

If you have questions about the classes, please contact the Clark County Extension Office at (812) 256-4591 or email Simon Kafari at skafari@purdue.edu. If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate, prior to the day of the event, please contact the Extension office at 812-256-4591.

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Event Date 02-01-2018 6:30 pm
Event End Date 02-01-2018 8:30 pm
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