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Jun 14

An Introduction to Sustainable Top Bar Beekeeping, Workshop # 2

Saturday, June 14, 2014 at 8:00 AM

Meet at 220 Grove Ave, Prescott, AZ 86301 to take a van/carpool to Prescott College Jenner Farm in Skull Valley, AZ

Sustainable beekeeping is cosponsored by: Prescott College Environmental Studies Program, and the Northern Arizona Organic Beekeepers Association.

This summer, Dr. Patrick Pynes will be teaching a hands-on, how-to workshop about keeping honeybees in simple top bar hives. The workshop will consist of 4 five-hour classes held at Prescott College Jenner Farm in Skull Valley, AZ. Some topics covered will include fundamental principles and tools of sustainable beekeeping, honeybee ecology, relationships between honeybees and flowering plants, and how to support the health and well-being of honeybees.

Dates (all Saturdays): May 31, June 14, June 28, and July 19, 2014 From 8:00 am to 1:00 pm

Cost: $300.00 for all four workshops, $90.00 for individual workshops

To register or for more information, visit; call Patrick at (928) 600-1193; or write to him at

Contact info:
Patrick Pynes
(928) 600-1193