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Queen Rearing Workshop

April 27, 2019 @ 10:00 am 3:00 pm

Do you consider yourself an intermediate to advanced beekeeper, and want to try your hand at raising queen bees? In the morning portion of this class we will cover different methods and techniques for raising queen bees, including methods to split a hive, breeding programs, and an intro to grafting. In the afternoon we will head up to the hives at the Cabrillo Horticulture Center for a demonstration of basic grafting.

Beekeepers will leave with a more intimate knowledge of queen bee biology and development, and information about techniques to harvest and incubate queen cells.

$68 – $75

Cabrillo Extension

831.479.6331

www.cabrillo.edu/services/extension

Cabrillo College

6500 Soquel Drive
Aptos, CA 95003 United States
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831.479.6331
www.cabrillo.edu