Grass Roots Family Farm and Young Agrarians are happy to host Eliese Watson from ABC Bees for a Level One Beekeeping Certificate
Date: April 8th & 9th, 2017
Time: 9 am – 5 pm
Location: Ferintosh Community Rec. Centre
Cost: $325 (scholarship available, apply online)
Homemade lunches, light refreshments, coffee & tea provided
Eliese Watson is the Founder of ABC Bees and an advocate for small-scale beekeeping across Canada. This 16-hour intensive program will offer everything you need to know to get started with beekeeping, including honey bee biology and health, nectar and pollen plants, feeding, management through all the seasons, and pest management. A Beekeeping in Western Canada textbook is included with registration.
REGISTER at here or call Takota Coen at (780) 781-5929
** This is an approved course for the City of Edmonton beekeeping license application.
Photo by ABC Bees
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