Urban Beekeeping

When: Back to Calendar August 10, 2013 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Where: PLACE for Sustainable Living
1121 64th Street
Oakland,CA 94608
Cost: $40 per person
Contact: PLACE
Categories: Classes Expired Homesteading

Join us for another honey harvest from PLACE hives! At the same time learn about:

• Honey Harvesting
• Honey Extraction
• Making New Hives
• Successful winter beehives!

Also, stay for our event in the evening: Hoedown Hootenanny, our Urban Barndance Benefit, 7-11pm. Rokas will have a booth with his honey and other delicious honey products for you all to sample and purchase!

About Rokas Armonas
Rokas is a beekeeper from Lithuania, where beekeeping traditions have deep roots. His extensive experience comes from working with other beekeepers from all over the world. The principles and practices he learned are applied to his bee keeping business: Bay Area Bee Company. He manages 150 beehives in 45 locations in the East Bay, Peninsula, San Francisco, Marin and the North Bay, where he also supplies 50 stores with honey.

Info for Bay Area Bee Company: http://www.bayareabeecompany.com/