Keeping bees provides the opportunity for great local honey while also providing an ecological service. Learn the ins and outs of beekeeping from Tyler apiarist Paul Strommer. Participants will explore the most important aspects of bee and hive maintenance in the spring and summer months, learn about equipment, management techniques and bee biology. Veils will be provided for ll participants, allowing for a hands-on, interactive experience. Though bee stings happen rarely, they are always a possibility. Please take any necessary precautions before attending the workshop.
Pre-registration required; $30 members,$35 non-members
(rain date: Saturday, June 20)