103 Getting Through Winter

Days: Saturday

Dates: September 3, 10, 17

Time: 10:am - 1:pm

Hours: 9

Location: 1400 Quincy St. NE, Washington DC

Prerequisite: Completed short course or equivalent

Type: Hands-on & Classroom

Fall management is the key to successfully overwintering honey bees. This three day class consists of classroom and hands-on lessons. Participants of all experience levels are welcome. This class focuses on preparing bee colonies for winter. We will provide lite refreshments.


  • Hive assessment (winter & spring)
  • Fall pest and disease management
  • Fall, winter, spring, and emergency feeding
  • Hive configuration and insulation