May 26 2018
Introduction to Urban Backyard Beekeeping

Introduction to Urban Backyard Beekeeping

Presented by Soil Born Farms Urban Agriculture & Education Project at Soil Born Farms American River Ranch

Do you consider yourself a beginner beekeeper and want to learn new strategies or brush up on your beekeeping skills? This workshop will cover the basics for a successful start to backyard beekeeping and topics will include:

-Choosing hive style and using basic equipment
-How to talk to your neighbors about your new hobby
-When, what and hows of hive inspection
-How to spot the queen (or know when she’s not there!)
-Integrated pest management strategies
-Common hive problems and solutions
-Honey extraction
-Winter beekeeping checklist

Instructor: Rachel Morrison, The Beecharmers

Admission Info

$25

Phone: (916) 363-9685

Email: info@soilborn.org

Dates & Times

2018/05/26 - 2018/05/26

Location Info

Soil Born Farms American River Ranch

2140 Chase Drive, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670