Preparing Bees for Winter - online through Zoom

Humble Bee Inc.

Regular price $34.99 Sale

Due to COVID-19 restrictions this class will be offered online through Zoom. You will receive email instructions a few hours before the class


Next Class is Saturday, Sept. 19 at 3:00pm EST

September is the crucial time of year for ensuring your bees are strong and healthy going into winter. This course will teach you how to successfully winter your honeybee colonies. Great for beekeepers of all skill levels!

This course is all about getting bees ready for winter. Topics include:

  • winter bees vs. summer bees, the differences, why they matter, what it means for your colony management
  • factoring in the fall honeyflow into your winter management plans
  • Setting up a hive for winter; wraps, entrances, bottom boards, and more
  • different methods for feeding bees; when and why
  • treatment options, when to apply, how to decide


This class takes place online zia Zoom. Invitation to the Zoom class will be sent to you by email a few hours before the class. 

Lessons are subject to HST 

Thanks to students at Mohawk College through the "Bee The One" program we can offer a select number of FREE class passes to anyone who has financial barriers. Please email to request a free class.