09:00 TO 10:30

Package Installation Workshop-1st session

Package Installation. In addition to post-winter inspections of the hives in the apiary, sessions include instruction on “live package” installation, as well as colony feeding. This hands-on works...

Massaro Farm, 41 Ford Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525
Event Location
11:30 TO 13:00

Package Installation Workshop-2nd session

Package Installation. In addition to post-winter inspections of the hives in the apiary, sessions include instruction on “live package” installation, as well as colony feeding. This hands-on works...

Massaro Farm, 41 Ford Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525
Event Location
09:00 TO 10:30

Spring Inspection Workshop-1st session

Spring Inspection. Sessions help develop basic beekeeping skills and include several hive openings and inspections with discussion on management techniques to guide through the spring. Features a demo...

Massaro Farm, 41 Ford Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525
Event Location
11:30 TO 13:00

Spring Inspection Workshop-2nd session

Spring Inspection. Sessions help develop basic beekeeping skills and include several hive openings and inspections with discussion on management techniques to guide through the spring. Features a demo...

Massaro Farm, 41 Ford Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525
Event Location
09:00 TO 10:30

Inspection and Supering

Inspection and Supering. Follow-up inspections and hive maintenance. Includes a review of supering timing and techniques. The workshop is led by Ted Jones, Massaro Farms Apiary Manager and past presid...

Massaro Farm, 41 Ford Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525
Event Location
09:00 TO 10:30

Nucleus Hives and Summer Management Workshop

Nucleus Hives and Summer Management. Sessions continue the development of basic beekeeping skills and include several hive openings and evaluations with discussions on management techniques to guide t...

Massaro Farm, 41 Ford Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525
Event Location
09:00 TO 10:30

Inspection and Monitoring

Inspection and Monitoring. An important session that includes inspecting and monitoring the colonies, as well as techniques on managing honey supers to maximize the honey harvest. The workshop is led ...

Massaro Farm, 41 Ford Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525
Event Location
09:00 TO 10:30

Starting Fall Preparation Workshop

Starting Fall Preparation. Hands-on sessions in best practices for mid-summer and fall hive management. Includes a close look at several hives to assess condition, feeding options, mite detection and ...

Massaro Farm, 41 Ford Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525
Event Location
09:00 TO 10:30

Winter Preparation Workshop

Winter Preparation. A walk through on closing up the hives at the apiary. Instruction on how to prevent mouse damage, apply appropriate hive ventilation and last-minute feeding techniques. The worksho...

Massaro Farm, 41 Ford Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525
Event Location