Person County (Roxboro)

Beginning Beekeeping Class

Begins: January 16, 2014 (for 10 weeks + field day)
When: Thursdays, 7:00 – 9:00 PM
Where: Person County Cooperative Extension
304 South Morgan Street, Room 165, Roxboro, NC 27573
Cost: $40 per person (includes one year membership to PCBA and the 1st Lessons in Beekeeping book)
Sponsor: Person County Beekeepers Association
Additional Information: This course designed for beginners is also a great refresher for current beekeepers to enhance their general beekeeping skills. Our knowledgeable instructors will cover the history of beekeeping and getting started to seasonal management and the treatment of pests and diseases. This course has it all! The option to take the written certification exam will be available during the last scheduled class and field day meetings. Class size is limited.
Contact: Pre-registration is not required but is recommended, as space is limited. To reserve a spot in class, contact the extension office at 336-599-1195 or send your name, address, telephone number and email to debbie_harrelson@ncsu.edu.