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Intro to Practical Beekeeping
Date Saturday April 11
Time 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location Details
Common Ground Organic Garden Supply & Education Center
559 College Ave.
Palo Alto, CA 94087
Event Type Speaker
Organizer/AuthorPatricia Becker
Phone650-493-6072
The Bay Area is fantastic for keeping bees. Learn about the benefits, methods, startup equipment, and technicalities of backyard beekeeping. Learn how and where to obtain bees, various types of beehives and supplies. Natural beekeeping vs. medications for keeping your hives healthy, colony-collapse-disorder, foulbrood and mites will be covered. Find out about local beekeeping clubs, categories of commercial and hobbyist beekeepers.

Audience:
Educators
Students or Youth
Family
School Garden Coordinators
Parent Volunteers
Community Gardeners


Preregistration Required
Cost: $29

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