Seminar in Beekeeping

Guest Speaker Bob Binnie

Hendersonville, NC

When: Oct 15, 2016

Where: Operations Center, 305 Williams Street, Hendersonville, NC


Tickets: $20 day of event. Pre sale is closed. Please purchase tickets at the door.


8:30Doors Open
9:00 - 9:15Welcome
9:15 - 9:45Personal experiences in beekeeping
Beginning beekeeping
Commercial beekeeping
9:45 - 12:00General colony management
Best practices in beekeeping
Managing and maximizing colonies for honey production
12:00 - 1:15Q&A and Lunch
1:15 - 1:45What you should know about honey before processing
1:45 - 2:15Beginning and advanced ideas on honey processing, handling, and bottling
2:15 - 2:40Q&A
2:40 - 3:00Break
3:00 - 3:30Oxalic Acid: when, how and results
3:30 - 4:00Genetics and Queen Rearing: What to look for in a queen, easiest approach/method to grafting
4:00 - 4:15Close meeting