BeeSteps Beekeeping Education
759 Gravois Rd. Fenton, MO 63026
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2020 Zoom Classes

Isabee's is offering virtual beekeeping instruction directed to beekeepers with 1-5 years of experience.  For 2020 we're offering this instruction in a series of 4 virtual classes, to last about 1 hour each.

Isabee's instruction is specific to the bi-state area regarding seasonal bee activities

"We found the first class of the series very helpful.
It will give us a great option to use next season.
Thanks Jane! Looking forward to the rest of the series."
  Pat G

"I really enjoy the classes." George K

"Always learn something new even after watching both classes." Deb S

"The session was quite helpful, I/we still have a lot to learn and I'm sure this first honey harvest will result in a lot more questions." Ed R

"Great Class !!!" Fred H

You may choose between either date OR both dates offered for each topic. Isabee's instruction is specific to the bi-state area regarding these seasonal bee activities:

June 8 / June 22
Topic:  Swarming - signs of, control and capture, post-swarm management

July 13 / July 27
Topic:  Honey production - growing colonies for production, equipment, processes and storage

August 3 / August 10
Topic: Parasites and pathogen control including testing, identification, treatments and timing

September 14 / September 28
Topic:  Overwintering - The most important colony trait - successful overwintering AND the most regionally specific management practice.  How and when to prep your colonies, what does a healthy colony look like for successful overwintering in our region.

This is the final in a series of classes offered on critical management skills.  You may take part in this one remaining topic at a reduced registration fee.

Topic:  Successful overwintering is the most important colony trait. Prepping hives for surviving the winter is the most regionally specific management practice.  How and when to inspect your colonies, what does a healthy colony"look like and what management tasks are critical for you to help your colonies make it through the winter.

Class is live, on-line via the Zoom meeting app
Monday evening (see dates above)
6:30 - 7:30 p.m. with Q&A session immediate following

Reserve your spot now, you can join in on either OR both dates
Class fee - $30.00

With registration confirmation, you will receive a link to download the Zoom app and links to both of the topic dates so that you can choose which date using a specific link, or repeat the topic both links.
Other Educational Resources
Greater Saint Louis Area Beekeeping Clubs
Saint Louis Beekeepers St. Louis, Mo.
Three Rivers Beekeepers St. Charles, Mo.
Eastern Missouri Beekeepers Association St. Louis, Mo.
St. Clair Beekeepers Association St. Clair, Il.
Jefferson County Beekeepers Association Hillsboro, Mo.
Missouri Beekeeping Clubs
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