Introductory Beekeeping Course Topics

Below is a list of topics that will be covered in the in-person and virtual course.

  • honey bee biology 
  • how to get started with bees 
  • educational resources, beekeeping regulations 
  • beekeeping equipment 
  • how to work with bees 
  • colony inspections 
  • seasonal hive management 
  • honey bee diseases & abnormal conditions (biology, detection & control) 
  • harvesting honey   
  • hive products