Upcoming Classes

 

  • Beekeeping: Beyond the Basics

    May 16, 6:00 pm - May 23, 9:00 pm CDT

    If you already keep bees, this class is for you. Learn more about bee behavior, hive management, and equipment—beyond the basic woodenware and hive tool. Get the latest news about bee health, swarms and simple queen rearing, as well as answers to those pesky questions that came up after the basics...

  • Camp Beez Kneez Overwintering Nucs: Managing Sustainable Apiaries Utilizing Nucleus Colonies

    May 19 - September 15

    This is a new class offering this year from The Beez Kneez for experienced beekeepers. After several years of experimenting with the models of self-sustaining apiaries promoted by the likes of Mike Palmer and Kirk Webster, we have learned a lot and experienced improved success in our own operations!...

  • Beekeeping: Beyond the Basics

    May 30, 6:00 pm - June 6, 9:00 pm CDT

    If you already keep bees, this is the class for you. Join JoAnne Sabin to learn more about bee behavior, hive management, and equipment — beyond the basic woodenware and hive tool. Get the latest news about bee health, swarms and simple queen rearing. Two-part program: May 30 and June 6 (Thursdays...

  • Beekeeping: Beyond the Basics

    May 31, 6:00 pm - June 7, 9:00 pm CDT

    This 2-session class is for beekeepers who know the basics, who currently are keeping honeybees, and who are ready to learn more about bee behavior, hive management, equipment, bee health, simple queen rearing, and swarms. Bring those questions that have come up as you have been tending your honeybe...

  • Beekeeping: Beyond the Basics

    June 2, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm CDT

    If you already keep bees, this class is for you. Learn more about bee behavior, hive management and equipment - beyond the basics woodenware and hive tool. Get the latest news about bee health, swarms and simple queen rearing, as well as answers to those pesky questions that came up after the basics...

  • Never Buy Bees Again!

    June 30

    Sustainable Northern Beekeeping:  Improving Survival and Replacement Costs— "By making some shifts in management strategies and focus, small-scale beekeepers can move to self-sustaining operations that support their local bee communities." — Dr. Meghan Milbrath Camp Beez Kneez is honored to par...

  • Successful Queen Rearing Short Course

    July 20, 8:30 am - July 22, 10:30 am CDT

    Why not rear your own queens? The University of Minnesota Successful Queen Rearing Short Course teaches one method of rearing queens that works consistently for both hobby and commercial beekeepers. Topics covered include queen and drone biology, timing of queen rearing in northern climates, stock s...

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