Beekeeping workshop being offered April 19

Thursday, April 3, 2008

Columbia Area Beekeepers Association (CABA) is presenting a free Introduction to Beekeeping workshop on Saturday, April 19, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., in the basement of First Presbyterian Church, on 7th Avenue West, Columbia.

Door prizes will be awarded and a light lunch will be served.

Topics for the workshop include; characteristics of the bee colony; bee biology and life cycle; pests and disease management (organic and inorganic); what you need to get started in beekeeping; and building boxes and frames.

Members of CABA will be there to answer questions and help people who are interested in becoming beekeepers.

Come join us and learn more about the fascinating and important work of the bees and the beekeepers! To find out more information, call Jack at 931-987-0910.