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Backyard Beekeeping Basics

  • The GrowHaus 4751 York St Denver United States (map)

There has been much interest in honeybees and beekeeping in recent years due to a rapid decline in honeybee populations. Backyard beekeeping is just one of many ways to support and get to know honeybees. This workshop will be a primer into the world of bees and will cover the history of beekeeping, colony collapse and disorder, ways we can help honeybees, the basics of starting a hive and how to seasonally manage a hive. Courtney Cosgriff a local beekeeper, clinical herbalist, and certified nutritionist from Morrison, CO will be leading the workshop.

Courtney is the owner of Honeybee Herbals a small business dedicated to provide Earth-centered healing and education in the hopes of restoring our connection to the natural world. Courtney has been keeping bees for over 5 years along the front range and has been actively teaching communities about them since then. She feels called to be a strong voice for the honeybees in trying times.

Tickets are $20 and all proceeds support The GrowHaus' mission to ensure lasting access to healthy food. Please feel free to come early and join us for a free public tour at 10:00 am to learn more about The GrowHaus.

Ticket are available here.