Tom Minser, owner of Nature’s Nectar is here to help you get started in Beekeeping. You do not need to have prior beekeeping experience. This class will tell you what items you will need to start beekeeping and strategies for keeping your bees healthy and successful.
We will cover:
- Purchasing equipment and bees
- Hiving packages
- Management practices
- Honey production
- How to overwinter your bees
- Overview of the Varroa mite and how to treat for them.
Our Location: Marine Elementary School, 550 Pine St., Marine on St. Croix, MN 55047
NOTE: Be aware we may cancel class if a minimum number of registrations is not reached. We work to balance teachers’ need to plan for materials with students’ busy schedules — not an easy task. Please register as early as possible!
General Age Policy:
All classes are for adults (18+) unless otherwise noted.
Be aware we may cancel 5 days before class date if a minimum number of registrations not reached. We work to balance teachers' need to plan for a class with students' busy schedules -- not an easy task. Please register as early as possible!