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Summer Newbie Workshop

06/20/2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Hands on

Topics: when is you honey ready, how to remove capped honey, harvesting honey, cappings, extracting equipment, food grade, straining, moisture contents, refractometers, bottling, weights and volume grading, labeling what is industry standard information, honey for sale, do i need a honey house. Understanding a dearth, when to feed, what to feed, know when your being robbed and what to do.

Entries for the franklin county fair. if interested you can bring a frame of your honey to extract it. bring a quart jar or two with lids for extracted honey (1 lb glass bottles and caps for the fair entries will be available for purchase at cost ) how to fill out the entry form. All entries collected by Randy King, apiary dept. head of the fair board.


6:00 pm - 8:00 pm