Caswell County (Yanceyville)

Beginning Beekeeping Class

Begins: January 18, 2017 ( 9 weeks + field day )
When: Wednesday evenings, 6:30PM to 8:30PM
Where: Caswell County Agriculture Building
126 Court Square, Yanceyville, NC
(Beside the Old Historic Court House)
Parking is behind the courthouse.
Cost: $55 per person. Includes instruction, book, binder, and handouts. $25 for accompanying friend or family who will be sharing book and materials.
Sponsor: Caswell County Beekeepers Association
Additional Info: This is an ideal time to learn about beekeeping just prior to obtaining your first bee hives in late March to May.

Jan 18 Introduction to Beekeeping
Jan 25 Equipment
Feb 1 About the honey bee
Feb 8 The colony
Feb 15 Starting a Honey Bee Colony
Feb 22 Bees’ enemies, pests, and diseases
Mar 1 Food and water for your bees
Mar 8 Products of the hive
Mar 15 Managing your bees
Mar 18 Field day

For an in-depth list of topics, please visit our chapter website

Contact:  For questions regarding the beekeeping course, please contact Phil Barfield at or call (336) 459-3276.

Class, cost, and registration information can be found at