Register for Beginners’ Beekeeping Workshop!


Register for a beginners’ beekeeping workshop hosted by the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.

The workshop will be held Friday, December 4 at the S. J Parker Extension Auditorium (2300 L. A. “Prexy” Davis Drive) in Pine Bluff. Learn all about the biology, ecology and behavior of honeybees. Opportunities will be offered for questions and answers as well as hands on activities with bee keeping equipment.

Here’s the draft agenda:

  • 8:00-9:00 Registration (coffee)
  • 9:00-10:15 An Introduction to Honey Bees – Jon Zawislak
  • 10:15-10:45 Break
  • 11:15-12:00 How to set up a honey bee hive (video) – Yong Park
  • 12:00-1:00 Lunch
  • 1:00-2:00 Demonstration of hives and equipment for beekeeping – Danny Glover
  • 2:00-2:30 Question/Answer
  • 2:30 Workshop Adjourns

You must register by Friday, November 20, so hurry!

For more information, contact Dr. Leslie Glover (870-575-8822 or or Dr. Yong Park (870-575-7245 or


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