a co-production between Julia McGuire and Cherry Glen Learning Farm. Instruction from three experienced beekeepers.
*** FREE SMOKER FUEL FOR THOSE ATTENDING :: WOOD CHIPS :: BURLAP ***
August Field Day will discuss Fall hive management via hive inspection including
- varroa mites, mite checks, treatments
- honey extraction
- winter prep
- equipment storage
Saturday, August 20, 2016, from 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Cherry Glen Learning Farm
3989 NW 94th Ave.
Polk City, IA 50226
Bring a bee suit, veil, and gloves. We will be outdoors. Be prepared to walk and stand around bee hives in our lovely late summer weather.
Register and pay $10/family with the PayPal button below. On-site registration is available; on-site payment with exact cash, check or credit card only. Please arrive 15 minutes early (8:45 a.m.) to process payment.