Sponsoring Organization: Kalamazoo Valley Community College
Date: March 5
Start Time: 5:30 pm
End Time: 8 pm
Location : KVCC Food Innovation Center, 224 E Crosstown Parkway Kalamazoo, MI
Description of the Event:
Beekeeping 101 is an eight week course that will provide fundamental knowledge about honey bees and apiary management for beginning beekeepers.
Dress code: Students will need personal protective equipment (PPE). Minimally a beekeeping veil and closed toe, sturdy shoes, long sleeves and long pants with socks. Students may desire to obtain and wear additional PPE such as beekeeping jacket or a full suit with gloves.
Book for the Course: "Honey Bee Biology and Beekeeping," Caron and Connor, ISBN 1878075292) The book is available at the KVCC bookstore.
Course fee: $140.00 per student plus cost of book
Melody Woods firstname.lastname@example.org 269-353-1290
Education Credit Hours: Please check with your Extension agent
Website Link for Event: N/A