Bee Scientifics

Queen Rearing

OVERVIEW
Raising your own queens is one of the most rewarding endeavors in beekeeping and it is easy to do. This class takes a science based approach to queen rearing. We train beekeepers to understand and work with bee’s natural tendencies to successfully raise queens in any size operation.

Queen Rearing workshop

November 23, 24, 25 2018

This workshop is suitable for experienced hobby and backyard beekeepers who want to learn about re-queening and be empowered to raise their own queens for splits or to re-queen old or failing queens.

Also suitable….

If you are a commercial beekeeper looking to raise a large number of queens on a regular basis to make increases in your operation or replace failing queens then this workshop is for you.

TOPICS COVERED
• Optimum conditions for queen rearing
• Honey bee biology
• Breeder selection
• Locally adapted stock
• Grafting
• Raising cells
• Mating virgins
• Requeening with cells

Course fee: $320 for a single person, $300 each to bring a friend.

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