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Field day for New Beekeepers (2019)


parton field day

Saturday April 27th 2019 at 10:00 am

Hosted by Charlie Parton

768 East Brown School Rd. Maryville

There will be a sign at the driveway (Beekeepers Field Day)

Bring Safety Equipment: veil, gloves and long sleeves 

Guided by an experienced beekeeper you will learn 

  1. Proper way to open a hive and remove frames
  2. To identify eggs, larva, capped brood, pollen and honey
  3. Identify queen, workers and drones

After a light lunch anyone who wishes will be able to tour the Honey House. There will be time to ask questions or just hang around and talk. We hope it will be a good experience for all.

Rain date Saturday May 4th

Charlie Parton 865-776-1875

Dale Hinkle President BCBA 423-261-5234

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