For those of you who have been inquiring about upcoming honey bee workshops–we have added two more to the calendar that you should check out! On September 19, MSU Extension Service will be hosting a half-day queen rearing workshop on MSU campus that is free to the public. This workshop is first-come, first-serve, with a maximum of 40 participants, so call in and reserve a spot!
Then, on September 26, there will be an all-day beekeeping workshop held at the USDA Horticulture Lab in Poplarville, MS which will highlight disease and pest management as well as honey bee research projects at the USDA facility. Go to the Events page and click on the link to view the program flyer for this workshop. There is a registration fee for this one, so be sure to pre-register for a price break! Maximum of 60 participants.
(See our Events Calendar for more information)