WEI Beekeeping Class – Setting up Hives & Installing Bees / Splitting up Bees for Second Year Hives
1:00 am to 4:00 am

Bee Keeping Class #2  

Where:  Amador Hill Farm and Orchard, 15573 River Road, North Branch, MN 55056
When:  Sunday, April 23  1:00-4:00
Instructor: Mike Mackiewicz, Bone Lake Meadow Apiary 

The bees will have arrived, and the class will participate in getting them settled into their new homes and set up to succeed. We will also demonstrate how to split an overwintered hive.  

This class is available to students not registered in the  nine-month WEI Amador Hill Bee Keeping Certificate Program

To register for a single class, click here. Register one week in advance of the class if you plan to attend.  


April 23:  Setting up Hives and Installing  Bees/ Splitting Second-Year Hives
May 21:    Hive Day/Planning Flower Power for Pollinators
June 25:  Hive Day/ Assessing Honey in the Hives
July 23:   Hive Day/Mite Controls
Aug 27:    Extracting Honey
Sept.24:   Making Mead
Oct. 22:    Winterizing the Hives
Nov. 19:   A WEI Swarm Party:  Everything  Honey

Questions;  contact jerry@w-e-i.org