Silver City Presentation on Honeybees
Date(s) - 09/16/2017
Silver City Library
Have you Heard the Buzz? September 16, 2017, 11:00 am at the Silver City Public Library, 515 West College Avenue.
Join Local Beekeeper Susan Clair from the Grant County Beekeepers Association for a FREE presentation on honeybees!
Fun for the whole family! Come learn about: The honeybee colony and how it differs from other native bees. Roles of the queen, workers, and drones. Differences between Langstroth hives and top-bar hives. Importance of honeybees in maintaining our food supply. How a non-beekeeper can support honeybee health. Pollinators and how they are faring worldwide. What to do about honeybee swarms and infestations.
Event is sponsored by the Upper Gila Watershed Alliance and Silver City Library.