ICL:THE IMPORTANCE OF THE HONEY BEE IN OUR GREATER ECOLOGY by Glen Henderson, 3 Sessions, Wednesday, May 9 - 23, 10:10 am - 12:10 pm

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Name: ICL:THE IMPORTANCE OF THE HONEY BEE IN OUR GREATER ECOLOGY by Glen Henderson, 3 Sessions, Wednesday, May 9 - 23, 10:10 am - 12:10 pm
Date: May 23, 2018
Time: 10:10 AM - 12:10 PM EDT
Event Description:
THE IMPORTANCE OF THE HONEY BEE IN OUR GREATER ECOLOGY by Glen Henderson, 3 Sessions, Wednesday, May 9 - 23, 10:10 am - 12:10 pm
 
Class 1:  The introduction to the honey bee and its anatomy.  We will look at the importance of pollinators and why the honey bee is the best pollinator.  We will also discuss the history of honey bee keeping and the current situation, "The Plight of the Honey Bee".  Class 2:  Should I, Could I, Can I ... keep honey bees.    A discussion of why I should want to keep honey bees, what does it takes to keep honey bees, and actually can I keep honey bees?  Class 3:  What do I need to actually get started keeping honey bees.  This is just to get started, not become a full fledged beekeeper in one day. 

Glen Henderson   has 23 years experience in beekeeping.  His early mentors were the Rev. Dr Earnest Sechinger, and Marion Todd.  Glen is a member of the Mountain Beekeepers Assoc. (the local club), President of MBA for the past several years.  He is active in the GA Beekeepers Assoc, and a worker/supporter of the annual UGA/Young Harris College Bee Institute
Location:
ICL Classroom at Young Harris College.
 
Date/Time Information:
Wednesday, May 9 - 23, 10:10 am - 12:10 pm
Contact Information:
For more information please visit www.iclyhc.org for registration and detailed course information or call 706.379.5194 and leave a message or send an email to icl@yhc.edu.
Fees/Admission:
Course fee $16. (Requires ICL membership - $25 annually).
 
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