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2017 Beekeeping in the Panhandle Summer Series

The UF IFAS  Franklin County Extension is pleased to offer three intermediate level beekeeping classes. These classes will be offered via interactive web-conferencing at the Former DEP Estuary Facility at 261 7th Street, Apalachicola, Florida.

Please call Erik Lovestrand or Michelle Huber at 850-653-9337 to register.

  • Classes will be taught by state and nationally recognized specialists.
  • They will be Thursday evenings from 7-8:30 pm Eastern Time at the Former DEP Estuary Reserve Facility at 261 7th Street, Apalachicola (Mill Pond).
  • Each presentation will be followed by a question / answer period with the speaker.
  • Registration for all three classes is $15 per person, or $25 for a family up to four, and covers course materials and refreshments.

Thursday August 17th: Fall Pest and Disease Management -Varroa Mites and Nosema Cameron Jack, UF/IFAS Bee Lab Apiarist

Thursday August 24th: Working With Pollination Contracts  – Jeanette Klopchin, FDACS Bureau of Plant and Apiary Inspection

Thursday September 7th: Minimizing Honey Bee Exposure to Pesticides  – Jeanette Klopchin, FDACS Bureau of Plant and Apiary Inspection

 

 

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