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Hampton VA



Course Name:  Basic Beekeeping                              

 Credit hours: 17

Class Location:  Northampton Community Center, 1435 Todds Lane, Building A, Hampton, VA 23666-2944

Lab Location:  St. George Brewing Co. 204 Challenger Way, Hampton, VA 23666

Class times: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.  Class Dates: Saturday March 14, 21, and 28.

Point of Contact: 

Andrew Westrich, andy@hamptonapiary.com,  (757) 513-2467

Peter Ostrowski, postrowski1@cox.net, (804) 815-6535 

Text, Readings, Materials.

Basic Beekeeping Student Guide.

MAAREC (Mid-Atlantic Apiculture Research and Extension Consortium) Basic Beekeeping Guide down load from Colonial Beekeepers website

Colonial Beekeepers Association – Beekeeping Information - Educational Information - Beekeeping Basics PDF (link: https://drive.google.com/open?id=13CJGIhLq9F19OUW9y5yhjsxSrDqWweYL )

“First Lessons in Beekeeping” Dadant.  Not Required – Only Recommended

Course Descriptions/Objectives

Basic Beekeeping Course is designed to familiarize you with the BASIC knowledge of beekeeping.  This course is a first step in the study of beekeeping practices and principals and the first required course for the “Qualified” beekeeper level in the Virginia Beekeepers Association Master Beekeeping Program.

Lynchburg, VA

Piedmont Beekeepers

Meeting Room, Lynchburg Public Works Department
1700 Memorial Avenue
 Lynchburg, Virginia 24503

Feb 6,  13, 27;  

March 5,  12, 26;  

April 2, 9,16,  2020

from 7:00 — 9:00 pm

Prince Edward County

Chesapeake VA

Virginia Beach

Beekeepers Guild of Southeast Virginia http://beekeepersguild.org/

Dates: February 8, 15 & 22, 2020

Time: 8 AM to 2 PM

Location: Hampton Roads Agricultural Research and Extension Center, 1444 Diamond Springs Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23455

Contact: Nick Delphia: 757-536-1354 or delfi99@cox.net

Registration:  https://bpt.me/4478238

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Virginia Beekeeping Teaching Consortium Classes

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