Johnston County (Smithfield)

Beginning Beekeeping Class

Begins: March 19, 2016 ( for 3 Saturdays )
When: Saturdays 8AM-5PM
Where: Johnston County Agricultural Center
2736 NC Highway 210
Smithfield, NC 27520
Cost: Email
Sponsor: Johnston County Beekeepers Association
Additional Information: 24 hours of classroom study, Beekeeping for Dummies, 3rd Edition, Workbook, Johnston County and NCSBA one year membership. Written & Practical Test for Certified Beekeeper. Our Practical tests are “hands on, in the hive” tests. History of Beekeeping, Bee Biology, Diseases/Pests, Year round management, Bee Nutrition, Swarm Prevention, Products of the hive, and lots of other stuff. Taught by a long time beekeeper with more than 20 years of instructional design and adult education services.
Contact: Sponsored by Johnston County Beekeepers Association and Johnston County Extension Service. Contact Ray at for registration, or call Brandon Parker 919-989-5380