This program is designed to support both new and seasoned beekeepers through an entire apiary year. Participants will learn about honey bee biology, beekeeping equipment, care of bees throughout the year, apiary production, and environmental challenges. By the end of this course, participants will be able to manage honey bee colonies for maximum bee health and honey production. Upon successful completion of the course, a certificate will be issued.
For class descriptions, instructor bios, requirements, and registration info visit www.lackawanna.edu/environmentaleducation.
Cost is $250 for the certificate program and consists of 10 classes. CLASSES RUN EVERY OTHER THURSDAY FROM 5:30 TO 7:30 PM FROM JANUARY 12 TO MAY 18.
Registration is limited and pre-registration is required. For more information call 570-842-1506.