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Advanced Internship

February 10, 2018 @ 8:30 am

“Advanced Internship” Class
2nd Saturday of Month (February – October) @ 8:30am – 12:00pm
Defiance County Extension Office

COST:  $125.00 individual / $200.00 couple, which includes:

Supply catalogs will also be available from the following apiary vendors:

  • Duane Hathaway
  • Mann Lake
  • Dadant
  • Brushy Mountain
  • Better Bee
  • Blue Sky Bee Supply
  • Kelley Beekeeping
  • OSBA items & information

Coffee, tea, & water will be provided.

To register for this class you must pass a 50 question exam with a score of 80% or higher. Testing is provided online. Please call (419) 438-7335 for exam link and login information.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE:
Friday, January 19th by 11:59pm

Please Mail completed registration form with check/m.o. to:
24645 Flory Rd., Defiance, OH -OR- call (419) 438-7335 for credit card payment options or questions.

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CLASSES:

  • February 10 – Winter & Spring inspection
  • March 10 – Spring build-up (1:1 sugar/water, pollen patty)
  • April 14 – Swarm prevention, artificial swarms, nucs & increases
  • May 12 – Drawing comb & wax, rotating & checker boarding frames, cut comb
  • June 9 – Raising Queens (OTS, Miller, Dolittle, dirty or walk away splits)
  • July 14 – Setting up a honey house & hive products
  • Aug 11 – Honey judging & entries for county fairs & conferences
  • Sept 8 – Fall preparation (dearth & mass feeding)
  • Oct 13 – Winter preparation (combining, double screen boards)
  • Nov 17 – Potluck Dinner

Details

Date:
February 10, 2018
Time:
8:30 am
Event Category:
Website:
http://blackswamp.ohiostatebeekeepers.org/?page_id=44

Organizer

Black Swamp Beekeepers Association
Email:
blackswampbeekeepersassoc@gmail.com
Website:
http://blackswampbeekeepersassociation.bz

Venue

Defiance Extension Office
6879 Evansport Rd
Defiance, Ohio 43512
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