Open Hive Field Day!
April 27, 2019
Rain or shine! Come join us for an afternoon looking at bees and hanging out with other beekeepers.
This is a hands on event so please bring a veil and hive tool as well as a snack. Feel free to come early and bring a picnic lunch to enjoy in the orchard.
42798 Hwy 402
From Hwy 26, head north on Route 19 to Kimberly. Turn Right on hwy 402 towards Monument and after 3/4 mile turn right into the Thomas Orchards. We are the first driveway on the left. There will be signs.This workshop will focus on basic beekeeping skills as well as some more advanced topics.
Basic hive inspections/evaluation
How to read and evaluate a frame
Monitoring for mites
Making a split
Bring your questions!
We have held a number of beekeeper field days over the years. Here are some photos from past events.