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Beginning Beekeeping

  • Class Type: Personal Enrichment
  • Location: Grand Island
  • Start Date: November 05, 2020
  • Time: 6:30 p.m.

Beekeeping is considered one of the most important components for agriculture. This hands-on class will introduce you to the skills needed to obtain optimum benefits for your hive. This 12-month class will meet the first Thursday of the month, starting on Nov. 5, 2020, and running through Oct. 7, 2021. You will learn about the types of bees, bee behaviors and current and best practices based on colony habits, hive designs and the importance of queens and flowers in your area. This will be a mix of lecture and hands-on activities focused around your beehive. Students are responsible for the purchase of their equipment.

CODE: 5000 CE11

Class Details

  • Instructor: Megan Vetter
  • Cost: $159
  • Address:
    3134 W. Highway 34
  • Location: CCC-Grand Island

Contact

For more information, contact Margaret Williams at 308-398-7441; toll-free in Nebraska at 1-877-222-0780, ext. 7441; or elsgi@cccneb.edu. She also will take your registration if you prefer not to register online.

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