2019 South Central Kentucky Bee School Schedule


Allen County Beekeepers Association announces the 2019 South Central Kentucky Bee School schedule.

February 2, 2019
7:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Scottsville High School
570 Oliver Street Scottsville Ky

Topics include:

  • Observation Hives
  • Integrated Pest Management
  • Buying and Installing Honey Bees, Getting Started
  • Pollen Collection
  • Equipment Assembly Basics
  • Queen Rearing 101 & 201
  • Second Year Hive Management
  • Swarm Trapping
  • Planting for Honey Bees
  • Nucs and Splits
  • Honey Bee Diseases
  • Marketing & Selling Your Honey
  • Collecting Swarms and Doing Cutouts
  • Transitioning to Commercial Beekeeping
  • Reading Frames and Colony Assessment
  • First Year Hive Management
  • Top Bar Hives
  • Backyard Beekeeping

Four breakout sessions with speakers

  • Dr Tom Webster
  • Larry Stone
  • Harris Overholt
  • Cliff Oliver
  • Kent Williams
  • John Benham
  • Shannon Trimboli
  • David Shockey
  • Elizabeth Forbes