Beekeeping Workshop at Dig It Gardens
An introductory course into the world of apiculture and beekeeping will be hosted by Dig It Kingman Community Gardens on Saturday, May 20 from 1 to 3 p.m. The instructor will be local beekeeper Trent McKee. They will be covering a multitude of topics designed to give you a better understanding of bees and the various practices required to both nurture and coexist with them. Covering topics such as: where and when to purchase bees, the process of introducing your first nucleus to a hive, bee behavior and habits, the various tools and techniques required, how to provide a proper inspection and routine maintenance, honey and wax harvesting. The workshop will be held at New Life Church, 419 Harrison St, Room 5. This event is free and open to the public. First come, first seated. For more information, contact Denise at 928-530-8072.