Red Deer College Online: Continuing Education

Beekeeping not only supports community pollination, food supplies, and fosters bee populations, but it can also be profitable. In this 4-week course you will learn the basics of beekeeping from industry expert Eliese Watson of ABC Bees, while you explore key management principles for honey bee colonies in the high prairie. Whether you are already maintaining hives or are just getting started, this course provides in-depth information to ensure sustainable and self-sufficient honey bee colonies. Topics explored include honey bee biology, nutritional requirements, seasonal and integrated pest management.