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Beekeeping workshop planned for February
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NEW GLARUS - Dan Ziehli, Wisconsin State Bee Inspector, and the Sugar River Beekeepers will provide a free hands-on Beekeeping Basics workshop from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 3 at the New Glarus High School Auditorium, 1701 2nd St. Sponsored by the Town of New Glarus Parks Commission, this is the first of three workshops about the all-important pollinator, the honey bee. During this session, participants will learn honey bee hive types and which is best suited as a hobby, questions to ask when purchasing honey bees and equipment, current beekeeping laws, proper queen installation and honey bee pest and disease identification.