Beginning beekeeping class
The Oneida County Beekeepers Association invites aspiring beekeepers to Rhinelander for a beginning beekeeping course Saturday, March 2, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the UW-Extension Offices in the Oneida County Airport, 3375 Airport Rd., #10 Lower Level.
Chris Hansen of Hansen Honey Farm and Moria King, president of the Oneida County Beekeeping Association, will be instructing the basics of beekeeping. pests and disease management, hive inspection, bee life cycle, equipment needs, and how to care for bees in the first year will be covered.
The charge is $25 per participant or $35 per couple, and includes lunch, refreshments and dessert.
Space is limited to the first 25 paid registrants. Make checks out to OCBA and mail to OCBA c/o Paul Mueller, 219 Spruce St., Rhinelander, WI 54501.