Upcoming Events

Working Your Colonies

Participants will have the opportunity to learn about and practice many aspects of what is necessary to maintain a healthy colony and exploit products of the hive. 

Lecture modules will cover:

•Advanced Honey Bee Biology

•Honey Bee IPM

•Products of the hive

Planting the Bee Garden!

Planting the Bee Garden

Instructor: Christine Casey, Ph.D., UC Davis Department of Entomology and Nematology

Location: Harry H. Laidlaw, Jr. Honey Bee Research Facility and Häagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven

Time of Event: 8am to 11am

Date of Event: April 6, 2019.

Bee Breeding Basics

This course is an excellent complement to our Queen Rearing Techniques Short Course. During this one day course we will talk about the intricacies of honey bee genetics along with honey bee races and breeder lines. We will also have an in-depth discussion of various breeding schemes.