Text Box: Piedmont Beekeepers Association
Text Box: Established 1981

Piedmont Beekeepers Association

Clemson Extension Office

301 University Ridge

Greenville, SC  29601-3664

 

To contact us:

Phone: 864-232-4431

E-mail: webmaster@beebuzz.org

 

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Welcome to the Piedmont Beekeepers Association’s

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We are one of the oldest beekeeping organizations in South Carolina.

 

Our group meets every third Tuesday of each month at 7:00 pm (except July and December) at the Clemson Extension office located at County Square. For information on joining the association, click here.

 

 

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Beginning Beekeeping Short Course

WHEN:             Starting Feb 5, 2014 (Wednesday) for six consecutive weeks.

TIME:                6:30 to 8:30 pm

WHERE:           Clemson Extension Office –

301 University Ridge Greenville, SC  29601-3664

232-4431

 

This course is geared towards the beginner, who has little or no experience with keeping honeybees. Topics covered in the class are: managing the honeybee, equipment you will need, diseases and pests, the honey crop; just about everything you will need to know to successfully keep honeybees.  The course will be taught by Steve Genta, South Carolina Master Beekeeper and Dr. Brian Roberts.  The cost is 65.00, and will include the text book and handouts.  Space is limited.

Registration deadline is Jan 31, 2014.

To register, send an email to stevegenta@aol.com or contact Danny Howard, Clemson Ext. Agent at 232-4431.

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