Description

Burgh Bees Queen Install Field Day

Burgh Bees has planned an event that will provide an educational opportunity and virgin queens reared from improved genetic stock Getting improved genetics out to beekeepers will help the overall sustainability of beekeeping.

The plan for the field day is to participate in educational sessions to learn to create and inspect queenless nucs, install the virgin queens, and how to manage the colony for winter survival.

Day Two: 8 June 2019; 8:45 AM – 12:30 PM

Improved Queen Stock Overview Discussion
Installing Virgin Queens
Managing Nuc Build Up for Winter Survival
Program Feedback
Wrap Up Q&A
Virgin Queen Distribution

Location:
BURGH BEES Hosting at the Humane Animal Rescue, 6926 Hamilton Ave, Pittsburgh, PA

Cost: $25 includes both days of education and 1 virgin queen.
For an additional $15, participants can receive a 2nd virgin queen. (Limit is 2 per participant)