Beekeeping Class-It's Spring! Now What? Excluder Splits and Swarm Prevention

Beekeeping Class-It's Spring! Now What? Excluder Splits and Swarm Prevention

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April 13th 10am-12:00pm at the Cornell Cooperative Extension at the Niagara County Fairgrounds (4487 Lake Avenue, Lockport, NY )

Curriculum: 

Transitioning your honey bee colony from winter through late spring-including spring inspections, feeding, and equipment changes:

-Initial spring health inspections, brood box rotations, and mite checks

-Feeding and hive reconfigurations

-Identifying your beekeeping goals

-Spring honey production and swarm prevention

-How to recognize that your colony is ready to be split

-The benefits of performing excluder splits and how to execute them 

*This is an e-ticket reservation only, you will not receive an actual paper ticket. Please make sure to choose "E-Ticket Checkout" when completing your purchase so that you are not charged shipping. This is a classroom only class, no beekeeping equipment is required, however a pen and paper for note taking is encouraged. The 4H training building will be to your right when you pull in, our classroom is straight down the hall and to the left.