Bee Barn Dedication

When: July 7, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Where: Spikenard Farm Honeybee Sanctuary, 401 Hideaway Ln SE, Floyd, VA 24091, USA

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When: February 24, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Jessie Peterman Memorial Library, 321 W Main St, Floyd, VA 24091, USA

Meet the people working at Spikenard Farm Honeybee Sanctuary and learn what they do with the bees, the land, and why this is important. Brief introduction to the Spikenard Beekeeping Methods History of the honeybee and Spikenard Farm’s work. Q&A

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Sustainable Solutions to the Honeybee Crisis

When: March 2, 2018 – March 3, 2018 all-day
Where: Richmond Waldorf School, 1301 Robin Hood Rd, Richmond, VA 23227, USA

Lecture and Q&A Friday, March 2: 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm Join us to learn all about the plight of the honeybee and what can be done by beekeepers, gardeners, and community members to restore the bees to health, vibrancy,

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Who are the Honeybees? with Alex Tuchman and Gunther Hauk

When: January 31, 2018 @ 7:30 pm – 8:45 pm

What: Discover the relationship of bees to the human being, based on inspirations from Rudolf Steiner and biodynamics. Find out more about who the honeybees are and how can we relate to them. Investigate the honeybee hive as a dynamic

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Gunther in Washington

When: January 19, 2018 @ 9:00 am – January 20, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

Gunther Hauk will be giving talks to students and teachers at the Washington Waldorf School on Friday January 19 and a workshop on Saturday from 9:00 to 12:30.For more info contact the Waldorf School.

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Foundations of Biodynamic Beekeeping Webinar

When: February 22, 2018 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Explore biodynamic beekeeping in depth with fellow beekeepers from across the continent February 22 – August 30, 2018 Monthly lectures and biweekly discussion sections This six-month online course is an opportunity for those who want to explore in-depth the nature and

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Dandelion Day

When: April 20, 2018 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Where: Spikenard Honeybee Sanctuary, 401 Hideaway Ln SE, Floyd, VA 24091, USA

Today we are hosting a special event, Dandelion Day, at Spikenard Farm Honeybee Sanctuary from 11am-6pm.  Come on by the Sanctuary (401 Hideaway Lane, Floyd) for a tour, to visit our gift shop, buy special pollinator plants and enjoy free refreshments. Learn

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Beekeeping Workshops, Consulting, and Lectures in Santa Barbara and Pasadena

When: November 29, 2017 – December 11, 2017 all-day


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Top Bar Beekeeping

When: April 7, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Where: Spikenard Farm Honeybee Sanctuary, 401 Hideaway Ln SE, Floyd, VA 24091, USA

Come join us for an exciting workshop focused exclusively on the principles and practices of top bar beekeeping! Workshop topics include, but are not limited to: Position and Form: Working with roundness in the horizontal Top bar methodology Comb Management

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Patrick County Master Gardeners Spring Symposium

When: March 10, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where: Reynolds Homestead, 463 Homestead Ln, Critz, VA 24082, USA

Alex will be giving a talk in the morning on the plight of the honeybee and the work of the Honeybee Sanctuary

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