Learn how to keep bees and enjoy honey fresh from your back yard with Albuquerque Open Space.
The backyard beekeeping classes will begin this Sunday, Apr. 21, from noon to 5 p.m. at the Albuquerque Open Space Visitor Center.
This week’s class will focus on basic bee biology and hive architecture. Students will also learn what exactly a beekeeper does and what to expect. By the end of the workshops students will have a better idea of how much time and equipment bee keeping requires.
Other workshop topics and dates are as follows:
· May 12: Spring Hive Maintenance
· June 30: Summer Hive Maintenance
· Sep. 8: Fall Hive Maintenance
· Oct. 6: Making Wax Products