Beginner Beekeeper Course

The Mid-York Beekeeping club be will hosting our annual beginner beekeeping class on Saturday, March 16th, 2024 at the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oneida County located at 121 2nd Street, Oriskany NY. Registration will begin at 8:30 am and the class will begin promptly at 9:00 am. The registration fee covers the class, refreshments, buffet lunch, door prizes, the book First Lessons in Beekeeping, and a raffle to win free bees. Register early, we only have enough room for the first 50 students.

Topics that were covered include:

  • Bee Biology
  • The Hive
  • The Cost of Beekeeping
  • Protective Gear
  • Bee Enemy #1
  • Harvesting Honey
  • Setting Up Your Hive and Placing Your Bees
  • A Year of Beekeeping: Month by Month


For any questions please contact Don MacCombie 315-656-3149

Cost: $45.00 per person

If paying by check, please send payment for registration to:

Mid-York Beekeepers Association

Attention: Bonnie Collins
P.O. Box 4
Clark Mills, NY 13321

You can also pay through Venmo or Paypal

‚Äč**Please indicate that the payment is for the Beginner Beekeeping course in the check memo and please make the check payable to the Mid-York Beekeepers.**

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