Conscious Beekeeping: Special Session for Beginners

Start Time: 2pm

End Time: 5:30pm

The Pfeiffer Center 260 Hungry Hollow Road Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977

Registration/Ticket Price: 50

Event Description:
This half-day orientation for beginning beekeepers will cover: A comparison of Langstroth, top bar and Warré hives; the parts of the Langstroth hive, and how they work; choosing an appropriate site for your hives; rhythms of life in the honeybee colony; and the basics of working with bees. Weather permitting, we will visit the Pfeiffer Center’s apiary, where we'll open a hive and demonstrate the techniques discussed in the classroom.

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