Beginning Beekeeper’s Class
Maple Mountain Bee Company is hosting another round of bee keeping classes over the next couple months. As you may recall, Bryan Esquivel of Maple Mountain Bees authored a guest post for us in the past about how he got started in bee keeping. You can find the article here.
These are free classes, held in Bryan’s home. If you have any questions on the schedule, please contact Bryan using the contact information below.
This class is aimed towards anyone interested in becoming a bee keeper. The first year beekeeper who is looking gain basic knowledge about bees, the problems, swarming, honey harvests etc.
Beginning Class Schedule
February 19 @ 9:00 am
February 26 @ 1:00 pm
March 5th @ 9:00 am
A more advanced class for beekeepers can attend the following classes if they wish. Some of the topics will include; swarm management/capture, disease awareness and management, looking for signs of problems, keeping your bees healthy.
Advanced Class Schedule
March 26 @ 1:00 pm
April 9 @ 9:00 am
May 7 @ 9:00 am
Each class will last approximately 3-4 hours depending on questions.
What you Should Bring:
Pen, paper, questions
Please RSVP to Bryan to let him know how many people will be attending.
How to RSVP:
Contact Bryan Esquivel of Maple Mountain Bees with your name, phone number, email address and number of the students that will be participating. You are welcome to contact him via email, snail mail or phone.
General Contact Information:
Maple Mountain Bees
1475 North 900 West
Mapleton, Utah 84664
If there is anyone serious about getting bees please contact Maple Mountain Bees as soon as possible. They need to put a deposit down on the bees to ensure package availability for all new bee keepers.