Join us for our 4th year running Camp Beez Kneez-a 14 week hands-on, guided beekeeping course taught by professional beekeepers Yuuki Metreaud of Boreal Apiaries, LLC and Kristy Lynn Allen of The Bee Kneez, LLC. Conveniently located at nature centers in Fridley or Inver Grove Heights, MN, the course runs from April-October every other weekend. We focus on managing sustainable apiaries and overwintering in cold climates using organic methods. All levels of beekeeping welcome. More info at https://thebeezkneezdelivery.com/campbeezkneez2018/
New class offering this year from The Beez Kneez for experienced beekeepers. After several years of experimenting with the models of self-sustaining apiaries promoted by the likes of Mike Palmer and Kirk Webster, we have learned a lot and experienced improved success in our own operations! Join us for a one of a kind, hands-on learning experience utilizing nucs to meet the ultimate goal of having a self sustaining apiary. Taught by professional beekeepers Yuuki Metreaud of BorealApiaries, LLC and Kristy Lynn Allen of The Beez Kneez, LLC. Students will have an opportunity to buy a nuc to take home and overwinter. More info https://thebeezkneezdelivery.com/campbeezkneeznucs2018/
Valley Access Channels of the Central St. Croix Valley Joint Cable Commission on 9/11/2014 made a video recording of this presentation on Dr. Krischik's research findings on the effects of Neonicotinoids on bees and has it on youtube. This is timely information given the numerous concerned citizens and policy makers throughout the state and their efforts to make good policy for all.
Dr. Vera Krischik, Entomologist: “Neonicotinyl Insecticides and Bees -- Is the Threat Real?