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Beekeeping 101 Chestertown

Categorized as: Seminars & Training, Nature & Outdoors
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Michael Embrey will be offering beginning beekeeping classes in Chestertown. Beekeeping 101 consists of a total of 7 classes. The first five classes will be held every other week until the end of April. The last two classes, focusing on winterizing your hives and keeping your bees healthy, will take place in September. Attendants will learn about the lives of bees, how to take care of hives, pest and diseases, swarm management, honey extraction and much more. Mr. Embrey is a retired apiculturalist with the University of Maryland Extension and has been teaching beekeeping classes for decades. The recommended textbook Is, "The Beekeeper's Handbook, Fourth Edition" by Diana Sammataro.

To register for this class, please contact Mike Wham, MLWham@gmail.com

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