Tools & Talent workshop – Intro to Beekeeping with Brooklyn Grange

Tuesday, 3/10.  6:00pm – 8:00pm

Brooklyn Navy Yard Center at BLDG 92

Cost:  $40.  Members of BLDG 92 receive a discount by email to [email protected].

Stone Barns Bee Keeper Dan Carr offers a crash course in apiculture, walking participants through a brief history of beekeeping, the issues around beekeeping today, and the importance of apiculture in maintaining a healthy food system.  He’ll cover the anatomy of a honey bee; the biology and life cycle of the colony; as well as equipment, hive architecture and basics in beekeeping safety.  Class ends with a tasty comparison of honeys from around the globe.  For more information and to register, visit http://bldg92.org/events/.