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March 2018

Saturday, March 31, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Join Massachusetts state Beekeeper Ken Warchol for an in-depth lecture on spring management of honey bee hives. This lecture will focus on how to manage spring hive population build-up, feeding, dividing, pest monitoring and protection and most...

April 2018

Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Installing a new hive can be both exhilarating and daunting. This workshop will discuss the preparations to take so beekeepers are ready to install a new hive when their nucs or packages arrive. Topics to be covered will include equipment needed,...

June 2018

Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Dress for working outdoors; bring work gloves.   Join Willie Crosby of Fungi Ally for this hands-on workshop to turn your garden into an arena of decomposition and mushroom production! Gain the tools and knowledge to transform agricultural waste to grow...

December 2018

Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Learn about the craft of homemade herbal gift making with local farmer and herbalist, Jen Salinetti of Woven Roots Farm. Participants will make and take home unique holiday gifts, including loose tea blends, sachets, air fresheners, bath salts and sugar...

January 2019

Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 6:00pm
Join local beekeepers on the second Tuesday of each month at 6pm on the grounds of Berkshire Botanical Garden. Each month’s meeting, will involve season-appropriate discussions and demonstrations using the BBG apiary, weather permitting. We will focus on...
Thursday, January 10, 2019 - 5:30pm to Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 8:30pm
This course meets for 5 weeks on Thursdays, January 10 - February 7, 5:30 - 8:30 pm Designed for those starting or caring for a vegetable garden, this course will include discussion of soil and nutrient management, seed selection, crop rotation schemes,...

February 2019

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 6:00pm
Join local beekeepers on the second Tuesday of each month at 6pm on the grounds of Berkshire Botanical Garden. Each month’s meeting, will involve season-appropriate discussions and demonstrations using the BBG apiary, weather permitting. We will focus on...
Saturday, February 16, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Most beekeepers lose some colonies every year and will need replacement colonies. Raising your own nucs allows the beekeeper to accomplish several things at the same time: swarming can be controlled, varroa mites can be partially managed, and great...

March 2019

Sunday, March 3, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Come join Broken Arrow Nurseries grafting guru, Adam Wheeler, for this hands-on workshop that explores the world of grafting heirloom apples. Participants will be given a brief lecture that explores the methods and intricacies of this time-tested craft....
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 6:00pm
Join local beekeepers on the second Tuesday of each month at 6pm on the grounds of Berkshire Botanical Garden. Each month’s meeting, will involve season-appropriate discussions and demonstrations using the BBG apiary, weather permitting. We will focus on...

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