This 2-hour class, taught by Honeybee Keep's Don Studinski, focuses on the management differences that Russian honey bees may present their beekeeper.
Class topics will include:
- Russian Honeybee Characteristics
- Effects of Hybridizing
- Differences in Swarming, Buildup, Production, and Shutdown
- Advantages / Disadvantages
This class is not meant to replace a beginning beekeeping class; Don will not be covering basic beekeeping excepting to highlight the differences between Russian honey bees and other races.
Doors open 30 minutes before class. Class starts promptly at the scheduled time. Please select the option for in-store pickup during your checkout process. Classroom time only, no apiary time.