Learn the pleasures and cautions of caring for bees with Tillers’ hives. Experienced beekeepers lead you through setting up a hive, seasonal care, queen management, parasite control, and the final reward—extraction of honey! Explore the fascinating symbiotic relationship between flowers and bees. To get started in beekeeping this year, order your bees right away for spring delivery (www.beesource.com)! We’ll help you start.
"Excellent amount of time to address questions, very good hands-on experiences." -student, 2009
"I loved it! I really loved the hands-on approach and the variety of hives." -student, 2009
"It works very well to see working hives and be able to evaluate for disease and strength." -student, 2009
Check out the beekeeping books available in our store! Click here.
Enrollment: 2 to 12
Minimum age: 16
a/ May 3-4, 2014, Saturday-Sunday, 9:00-5:00pm
Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI
With Tom Roberts and Dulcy Perkins