Beekeepers workshops set
September 19, 2019
Workshops will be held on October 7, 14, 21 and 28 from 6-9 p.m., at the Cowlitz County Training Center, 1942 First Avenue in Longview.
Designed to build basic beekeeping skills, the class covers topics including bee biology, equipment, seasonal management requirements, identification and management of pests, as well as honey removal and processing.
The four-session course serves as an introduction to beekeeping for novice beekeepers as well as a comprehensive refresher course for experienced apiculturists.
Cost for the four-session course is $40 per person (includes 1 additional family member free). The program, sponsored by Washington State University Extension, is limited to 30 participants.
For more information or to register, contact Carlee Dowell at 577-3014 Ext 0 or DowellC@co.cowlitz.wa.us.