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The objective of the course is to create an interest in beekeeping and suggest general proven methods that will get the beginning beekeeper off to a good start.? It will provide basic beekeeping techniques and procedures known to work in the Midlands of South Carolina by local, proven beekeepers. No prior beekeeping experience is required.
Course topics will include: History and Safety, Introduction to Honey Bees, Honey Bee Biology and Behavior, Equipment and Setting Up Your Hives, Diseases and Pests, Products of the Hive, Installing Bees, Seasonal Management, as well as a hands on half-day in a bee yard, and much more.
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