Please join us for the 2019 LESBA Spring Beekeeping Forum

Saturday, March 23, 2019, 9AM-4PM

Wicomico County Extension Office 

28637 Old Quantico Road in Salisbury, MD

New this year!!

  • Fee lowered to $10 and includes 2019 membership
  • Free to members
  • Information for the beginner AND intermediate beekeeper
  • Lecture free, relaxed schedule

Visit the following stations at your convenience!

  • EQUIPMENT – Featuring many accessories for both 8 and 10 frame hives
  • TOOLS – Introduction to tools of the trade, smoker fuels, and what to take with you when visiting your hive
  • NUTRITION & FEEDING – See the various feeding equipment and learn when and how to nourish your bees
  • PEST & DISEASE CONTROL – Learn about the various pest and disease detection and control methods
  • LIVE HIVE INSPECTION 11AM & 2PM – Bring your suit and see how it’s done!
  • OBSERVATION HIVE – See our girls at work!
  • QUEEN REARING – Learn various queen rearing methods
  • APIARY EXPANSION – Topics will include: Making nucs/splits, reverse splits, capturing swarms, purchasing nucs vs. purchasing packages