About three-fourths of the world’s food crops depend on pollination and more than 40 percent of invertebrate pollinators – bees and butterflies – are “facing extinction”. If you’ve ever wanted to keep bees, there is no better time to begin! Whether you’re keen to learn all of the basics to get you started, or extremely interested in the idea of keeping bees, this 1-day interactive course taughtby Scott Derrick, a Navy Veteran and Owner/Operator of the BlythewoodBee Company, will teach you the fascinating secrets of the honeybee and how to care for & keep bees in an environmentally friendly and sustainable way. This Bee Keeping workshop is packed full of the essential information to leave you confident about one of the most enjoyable (and oldest!) past times.
This workshop is ONLY for Veterans and active duty or retired service members. Space is limited, so please sign up today if you plan to attend. Lunch & drinks will be provided.
The workshop will held at The Big Red Barn Retreat, and will meet at the white building located at the front of the property. The address of The Big Red Barn Retreat is 8024 Winnsboro Road in Blythewood, SC. For more information, you can contact The Big Red Barn Retreat via Facebook or at (803) 716-9097.