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Michael Bush – Beekeeping Conference – AUG 19-21, 2022 @ Zilker Botanical Garden

August 19-21 Beekeeping Educational Conference with Michael Bush for those interested in learning better treatment free beekeeping skills. (Seating is limited to 70 attendees.)

FRI-SAT-SUN – AUG 19-21 – Educational Seminar with Michael Bush – you can register for 1 day, 2 days, or all 3 days 🙂

BUY TICKETS HERE – https://tcbeeks.square.site

Friday August 19th – 9am-11am – TCBA MEMBERS ONLY – HANDS ON with Michael Bush at Texas Honey Bee Farm

Friday August 19th – 1pm-5pm at Zilker Botanical Garden

Saturday August 20th – 8am-5pm at Zilker Botanical Garden

Sunday August 21st – 8am-4pm at Zilker Botanical Garden

General Teaching Topics

Friday – Classroom – 4 hours – (4-simple steps & Whole Bee Concept)
Saturday am – 3 hours – ( equipment options, realistic expectations, and natural cell size)
Saturday pm – 3 hours – (swarm prevention & splits)
Sunday am – 2.5 hours – (Common Problems – robbing, queenlessness, laying workers)
Sunday pm – 2.5 hours – (queen rightness, a few good queens, queen rearing for hobbyist)

Event Registration does not include admission/parking at Zilker Botanical Garden. You must ALSO PREPAY your own Garden admission in order to park on premises. Go to https://zilkergarden.org/hours-admissions/ A garden admission fee of $5-$8 is ALSO required for EACH DAY you plan to attend conference and is paid directly to Zilker Gardens. (a limited amount are sold each day) (You can also purchase a yearly pass, very inexpensive!)