Work with live bees from United Theological Seminary's own bee operation, giving you the confidence to start a successful beehive in your backyard. The course consists of both classroom and hands-on learning, offering practical skills for at-home beekeeping, including: hiving a package, hive management, pest/disease control, biology, wintering a hive, honey extraction, etc. No beekeeping experience necessary!
Protective wear is provided. After completion of the course, students will receive a Qualified Beekeepers Certificate that is accepted by the cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, as well as the surrounding Twin Cities metro area.
Instructor: Brandon Krosch
Three sessions: Thursdays, April 20 and 27, 6:00pm - 8:30pm, and Saturday, April 29, 1:00pm - 4:00pm