As Varroa mites continue to decimate wild honey bee populations nationwide, WSU Extension offers apprentice beekeeping classes throughout the state to help support local populations and spark new interest in the industry.
Apprentice beekeeper courses are offered
continuously in various counties.
Upcoming opportunities include
WSU Snohomish County Extension’s five-week
courses held 6:30-9:30 p.m. Mondays.
First session: Jan 24-Feb. 28, 2011
Second session: March 7-April 4, 2011
Cost is $65 and registration is open.
For more information, click here or contact
Karie Christensen at (425)357-6039 or
of Marie Panesko