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2018 Introductory Beekeeping – Part 1 (Mead)
February 24 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm$70
Registration fee for the workshop is $70 per person plus $35 for each additional family members. Registration includes lecture slides, equipment catalogs, refreshments, and lunch (does not include handbooks).
Taught by: Dr. Judy Wu-Smart, UNL Professor, Dept. of Entomology and Dustin Scholl, Apiary Manager, UNL Bee Lab
Pre-registration is required by February 16th, 2018
For additional information about the class, contact Dustin Scholl – firstname.lastname@example.org
Include: Name(s), address, phone number, e-mail and included class fee payment to:
University of Nebraska
Department of Entomology
103 Entomology Hall
Lincoln, NE 68583-0816
Youth Scholarship recipients and 1 adult are paid for through the Nebraska Beekeepers Association.
Directions to ARDC Education Center
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln Agricultural Research and Development Center (ARDC) and UNL Extension in Saunders County are headquartered in the August N. Christenson Research and Education Building near Mead, Nebraska.
FROM LINCOLN: Take Hwy. 77 north out of Lincoln towards Wahoo. The turnoff is located 20 miles north on Hwy. 77. (You will approach a green Univ. of Nebraska Agricultural R & D Center sign, a Hwy. 66/77 sign, and a Wahoo/Ashland/Ithaca sign right before the turn.) Turn east (right) onto Hwy. 66 and travel 6 3⁄4 miles east. The August N. Christenson Research and Education Building is located on Hwy. 66 on the south (right) side of the road.
The building is situated behind a hill and is difficult to see from the highway. Please park in the west parking lot. Time considerations: approximately 40 minutes from Cornhusker Hwy. and 56th Street.