Beekeeping 101

Beekeeping 101

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Led by Master Beekeeper Maggie Wachter

Thursday, April 27th, 6-7:30

$10 owner/ $15 owner

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Thinking about keeping bees now or down the road? Master beekeeper Maggie Wachter will help you plan and set up a hive. You'll learn about the bee lifecycle, common bee diseases, and equipment. This class is for anyone considering beekeeping, as well as those interested in bees.

About the Instructor: Maggie Wachter is a local commercial beekeeper specializing in gourmet honey. Her teaching apiary is located in Urbana IL with other apiaries on sustainable farms and gardens throughout Illinois. Maggie's favorite pastime is mead-making (honey wine). Prior to becoming a beekeeper Maggie spent twenty years living in France.

Date and Time: 
Thursday, Apr 27th 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm