Beekeeping Webinars: Putting the Hive to Bed for Winter

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Beekeepers and those interested in beekeeping are invited to attend a free, monthly educational webinar series taught by Ohio State University experts. Offered by Ohio State's Bee Lab, the webinar series will employ the Adobe Connect format. Those interested in participating will need a computer with Internet connection; iPad and iPhone users can also join using these devices, but they need to download the Adobe Connect app.

Regardless of the device being used to access the webinars, participants first need to join the Bee Lab contact list by visiting Webinar log-in instructions will be provided. Participants can view the presentation and submit live questions during the presentation or access the webinar on the Bee Lab website archive ( the next day.

The schedule includes
May 16 - Pesticides In and Around the Hive, Reed Johnson, assistant professor of apiculture, Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC)
June 20 - Mites and Honey Bees, Jim Tew, retired honeybee specialist, OSU Extension
July 18 - Planning Now for Winter Preparation, Bloetscher
August 15 - Questions from the Hive, Johnson
September 19 - Marketing Bee Products, Julie Fox, OSU South Centers at Piketon
October 17 - Putting the Hive to Bed for Winter, Kim Flottum, editor, Bee Culture magazine
For more information, contact Denise Ellsworth at or 330-263-3723.
Denise Ellsworth / 330-263-3723 /