Johnston County (Smithfield)

Beginning Beekeeping Workshop

Begins: February 4, 2015
When: Wednesday nights 2/4/2015 – 4/1/2015 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Johnston County Agricultural Center
2736 NC Highway 210, Smithfield, NC 27577
Cost: $75 for course with materials, $25 for course without materials
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. There will be hands on demonstrations in the course as well as in the apiary (as permitted by weather). The materials for the full price cost include; a notebook, resource books, beekeeping calendar, presentation materials, and USB flash drive.
Contact: Questions ~ Amie Newsome at amie_newsome@ncsu.edu or 919-989-5486
Register ~ Phyllis Croom at pbcroom@ncsu.edu or 919-989-5380