An introductory beekeeping class will be held this month in Haywood County from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 18, and Saturday, Feb. 25, at the N.C. Cooperative Extension Service building.
Topics covered include equipment, selection of beehive locations, getting honeybees, getting honey from honeybees and more.
The cost is $35 for individuals, $45 for couples and free for students under the age of 18. The fees include a year’s membership in the Haywood County Beekeeper’s Association.