Classes now available

Beginner Beekeeping Class January thru March 2019

call us at 919.241.4236 for more details or check out the syllabus below:

Beginner Beekeeping Class

January 14th - March 18th

2019

Mondays 6:30 to 8:30 pm

Class registration begins in August 2018

The class will be held at:

The Redeemer Presbyterian Church
11412 Strickland Road
Raleigh, NC 27613

By taking a beginner beekeeping class at Bailey Bee Supply you have beekeepers helping you every step of the way. You will learn all the latest news about bees and beekeeping. In addition to classroom learning we will feature:

  • knowledgeable and experienced guest speakers/beekeepers
  • informative and in depth question and answer sessions
  • hands on field day with actual bee hives
  • equipment building
  • hive inspection
  • 10% discount at Bailey Bee Supply for your first purchase of beekeeping equipment

Click here to view the class syllabus

Above all, you will meet other beginner beekeepers!

Couple discount available.  Children 8 to 17 years free with a paid adult.

See you in class!

Hive Winter Preparation

July 2019

This class is offered in July each year to help new beekeepers prepare their hives for winter.  Class registration begins Spring 2019

The class will be held at:

TBD

 

This course will cover the different varroa mite treatments available as well as steps to prepare your hives for the winter.

  • how to assess mite counts in the hive
  • different varieties of mite treatments
  • requeening
  • winter cluster size
  • methods to combine hives
  • winter feeding

Couple discount available.  Children 8 to 17 years free with a paid adult.

See you in class!