Grow Benzie Farm Series: Beekeeping 101. Participants will learn basic bee biology, hive architecture, seasonal maintenance, and discuss honeybee pest and disease management. Guest presenter is Sharon Jones from Sleeping Bear Apiaries, BeeDazzled & St. Ambrose Cellars.
Farmers, beginning producers, retiring/transitioning producers, organic producers, specialty crop producers, sustainable producers, value-added producers, small business owners
Monday, August 21st, from 3:30-5:30pm. Come early or stay late to shop the Monday Farmers’ Market at Grow Benzie, which takes place each Monday from 3-7pm.
Sponsored by the USDA-Risk Management Agency and in partnership with Crosshatch Center for Art & Ecology, this workshop aims to share knowledge with producers to increase their viability and reduce financial, production, and marketing risks. Grow Benzie’s goal is to deepen relationships between organizations, farmers, and the community.
$10 per person
Scholarships available, contact info@GrowBenzie.org or 231-882-9510
Grow Benzie: 5885 Frankfort Hwy (M115), Benzonia, 49616