This week we registered for the Southwest Ohio beekeeper school in March. I went last year and really enjoyed it; this year Andy is going to join me . But even though we are going together we are actually going to seperate sessions. We each have different areas of interest in bees and this way we can tell each other about what we heard and learn more than if we both go to the same sessions.
I am looking forward to hearing about assessing the queen's productivity and finding her, a beginning beekeeper refresher course, diseases of the hive, and "think like a bee" about colony behavior. Andy will be learning about how to be an advocate for bees, tips for removing bees from structures, native bees of Ohio, and bottling & marketing honey.