Lunch & Learn: Honey Bees and Beekeeping

When:
February 14, 2020 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
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Where:
Cobb County Water Lab Training Room
600 South Cobb Drive
Marietta
GA 30060
Cost:
Free
Contact:
UGA Cobb Extension Service
770-528-4070

Entomologist, apiculturist, and former Extension Agent Mickey Anderson will instruct us in beekeeping and show different types of equipment used by the beekeeper as well as different hive components. He will also talk about pollination, different castes, brood (young bee) development, comb building, guard duty, and foraging trips of bees. Lastly, he will discuss the importance of the variations in seasonal activities of honey bees.

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