2023 Beginning Beekeeping Workshop – Johnson County MO
This intensive workshop is designed for beginning, new, and for experienced beekeepers desiring a firm foundation in the art and science of beekeeping management. The two-part 10.5 hour course is hosted by the Johnson County Missouri Beekeepers Association.
The JoCoMoBA professional team of presenters come from a pool of seasoned and commercial beekeepers. The agenda will include: Part 1 – Bee Biology; Beekeeping Equipment; Acquiring Bees; Package Bees and Nuc Installation and Care; Spring, Fall, and Winter Seasonal Management; Bee Diseases and Pests; Integrated Pest Management; Educational Opportunities; Honey Plants; Extracting Honey; Beekeeping Etiquette; Questions and Answers; and a chance to win a Complete Colony of Honey Bees! Part 2 – “Hands on” Woodenware Assembly; Location: Urban and Rural Hives; and “Pick Up” of ordered equipment.
$65 Pre-Registration Fee includes: A Beekeeping Handbook, membership in the association, presentation notes, door prizes, refreshments, lunch, and a chance to win a colony of honey bees. Beekeeping Supply Vendors will be on site.
To download a Registration Form and complete Agenda: Visit www.JCMBA.org
Mail Registration To: Pat Burr 670 NW 871st Rd Centerview, MO 64019
Questions? May also call 660-656-3485 or 660-525-5828