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SOLD OUT: Intro to Beekeeping: The First Year

  • The Lyons Farmette 4121 Ute Highway Lyons, CO, 80540 United States (map)

Join Grant Hamil, Farmette intern alumnus and beekeeper extraordinaire, for this fascinating hands-on workshop with our bees.

Learn all you need to know to become a successful beginner beekeeper, including but not limited to: 

  • Intro to Bees and Queens
  • Bee Facts
  • Tools and Gear
  • The First Month
  • The First Season
  • The First Harvest:  All About Honey
  • The First Winter

We'll also briefly cover pest management and look ahead to second-year hives and beyond. Plus, we'll take a tour of the Farmette beehives and enjoy raw, unfiltered Farmette wildflower honey from the current season.  Join us!

Earlier Event: October 17
Intro to Home Brewing
Later Event: October 24
Preserve It! Canning Workshop