Johnston County (Smithfield)

Beginning Beekeeping Workshop

Begins: January 30, 2016
When: Saturday 3 weeks 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Where: Johnston County Agricultural Center
2736 NC Highway 210, Smithfield, NC 27577
Cost: Reduced rate for spouses/partners, young adults age 12-18, or former students of Ray Hunt or Amie Newsome.
Sponsor: Johnston County Cooperative Extension Service and Johnston County Beekeepers Association
Additional Information: Topics to be covered include; history of beekeeping, honey bee biology, insect and disease pest management, as well as seasonal management, description and differences of equipment, tools, and methods of beekeeping. The materials include; a notebook, resource books, and presentation materials
Contact: Questions ~ Ray Hunt at to request registration materials and additional information.