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Rutgers- Bee-ginner’s Beekeeping Course

- September 22, 2016 -


Sep 22, 2016 - Sep 24, 2016    
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Rutgers Eco Complex
Rutgers Eco Complex 1200 Florence-Columbus Rd, Bordentown, NJ, 08505

This two and a half-day program covers the basics of apiculture by providing comprehensive information and hands-on experience to help students start, maintain and care for a honey bee colony.

September 22-24, 2016
9:00am – 4:00pm on the 22nd and 23rd (Check in time on Day 1: 8:30am)
9:00am – 12:00pm on the 24th

Course topics include:

  • Bee Biology
  • Bees in an Urban Setting
  • Disease and Mite Prevention
  • Hive Assembly and Management
  • Honey Extraction
  • Queen Bee Purchasing
  • And Much More!

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