Susquehanna Beekeepers Association offering Intro to Beekeeping Class


The Susquehanna Beekeepers Association is offering an online "Intro to Beekeeping Class in cooperation with Harford Community College!

The course introduces students to the basics of beekeeping. Topics include starting a beekeeping business, assembling and maintaining equipment, examining honeybees, manipulating hives, and managing diseases and parasites that affect honeybees.

Senior citizen and disabled retiree course fee waivers apply. The materials fee includes a one year membership in the Susquehanna Beekeepers Association. Last session meets on Saturday, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m., and will be spent at a local bee yard for hands-on experience in examining and manipulating hives. Classes are online Fridays from March 5th to April 23  7-9 pm Cost: $60 Course # 25060 

You can register for this class through Harford Community College at:* 

The instructor for this class is the Maryland State Bee Inspector, Cybil Preston! For questions, please contact John Knapstein 410-692-9823 or