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Beekeeping - How Sweet It Is!
Date: Friday, Apr 29 - Sunday, May 1, 2016
Subject: Nature Studies, Gardening & Homesteading
Instructor: Virginia Webb
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Keeping bees can be a rewarding and profitable business or a fulfilling hobby. This basic course will give you a hands-on opportunity to learn how to set up and maintain your own apiary. Explore building a beehive, installing a package of bees, harvesting honey, disease and mite control, requeening a hive, setting up a pollen trap, year-round beekeeping management, and if time permits, beeswax candle making.

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Tuition: $334.00
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Requeening a hive at the Folk School. Photo by Cory Podielski.


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WITHDRAWAL AND CANCELLATION POLICY
Because of registration costs and other services, including faculty contracts, material acquisitions and housing arrangements, the Folk School is required to charge cancellation fees to students who change their itineraries.
  • Once students are accepted into a class, our cancellation policies apply, regardless of the reason for canceling.
  • Cancellation of enrollment more than 30 days prior to the first day of class results in a cancellation fee of 50% of the deposit.
  • Cancellation of enrollment within 30 days of the first day of class results in a cancellation fee of 100% of the deposit.
  • No tuition, deposit, housing or meals refunds will be made after the start date of a class.
  • Registrations are not transferable.
  • Students who cancel their enrollment in a class to transfer to another class are charged the cancellation fee, plus the deposit for the class to which they wish to transfer.

Requeening a hive at the Folk School. Photo by Cory Podielski.
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