What? Learn about honey production from hive to the store shelf. Take a tour of Grow Benzie's hive yard and participate in the frame spinning and honey collection process. Learn from amateur and professional beekeepers around the area.
Why? 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.
Who? Farmers, beginning producers, retiring/transitioning producers, organic producers, specialty crop producers, sustainable producers, value-added producers, small business owners- but everyone is welcome!
When? Tuesday, September 11th, 5pm
How Much? Free
Where? Grow Benzie: 5885 Frankfort Hwy (M115), Benzonia, 49616 1 mile west of US 31/M-115 (Benzonia) 5 miles east of M-22/M-115 (Frankfort) Questions: 231-882-9510