201 Intermediate Beekeeping

                        Saturday 10:am - 1:pm

Dates:              June 1, 8, 15, 22

Hours:           12

Location:       1400 Quincy St. NE, Washington DC

Prerequisite: Completed short course or equivalent

Type:            Hands-on & Classroom 

This intermediate beekeeping course consists of classroom sessions and hands-on lessons in the bee yard. Participants should have taken an Introductory Beekeeping workshop or course and have at least one season of beekeeping experience prior to attending. 


  • common queen problems and re-queening
  • swarm management / supering
  • swarm catching 
  • starting a second colony
  • integrated pest management
  • Equipment maintenance 
  • addressing your concerns 
  • record keeping
  • hive evaluation 
  • honey production
  • hive products