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Keeping Honey Bees (Winter 2022)

Course ID
.213-01
CRN
1331620
DaysTimesLocationInstructor
Sa1:00PM-2:30PMRWC-G1S. Schmidt
Campus
RWC, Redwood Campus, Grants Pass
Dates
Saturday, February 19, 2022 to Saturday, March 12, 2022
Description
This is an overview course conducted online (via Zoom) is intended to give the learner material that will help them to understand the nature of honey bees, how they fit into the ecosystem and agriculture, their nature and care. Class will cover best practices in beekeeping, honey bee care requirements, bee anatomy and physiology, equipment, disease and pest management, as well as harvesting honey. The text used is “Storey’s Guide to Keeping Honey Bees”, 2nd edition, by authors Malcolm T. Sanford and Richard E. Bonney. The text can be purchased from Amazon for approximately $20.

Notes
    Prerequisites
      Book Cost Notes
        Credit/Hours
        0/6T
        Estimated Tuition
        $35
        Estimated Fees
        $0
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