Webinar Series: Foundations of Biodynamic Beekeeping

When: February 21, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Join Alex Tuchman for this webinar series: Foundations of Biodynamic Beekeeping. This series runs monthly, with bi-weekly discussion groups.  Lecture dates are: Thursday, February 21: What is Biodynamic Beekeeping? Thursday, March 28: Hive as Organism Thursday, April 11: Swarming and

Webinar – The Life of the Honeybees: Between Light and Darkness

When: February 7, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

The gift of summer sunlight is transformed by the honeybees into the warmth of winter’s dark night, with honey, wax, and propolis. Light and warmth are the essential elements that bring life and health to the honeybee hive. Join us

Surry County Master Gardeners Spring Symposium

When: April 13, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: Surry County, NC

Alex will be giving a lecture on the Honeybees and Beekeeping.

Wild Gardeners: Fruit Tree Pruning

When: February 23, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
Where: Spikenard Honeybee Sanctuary, 401 Hideaway Ln, Floyd, VA 24091

The Wild Gardeners will meet at the Sanctuary (Bee Barn) for a FRUIT TREE PRUNING workshop. Weather permitting.  Bring (sharpened) pruners and saws along.  Warm tea available, but no pot-luck afterwards. Learn how to prune and care for fruit trees.  Fruit

Emerson Waldorf School

When: March 1, 2019 – March 2, 2019 all-day
Where: Emerson Waldorf School, 6211 New Jericho Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27516

Gunther Hauk will be giving an evening talk at the Emerson Waldorf School on Friday, March 1.  On Saturday, March 2, he will conduct an all-day workshop.

20th Annual Virginia Biological Farming Conference

When: January 12, 2019 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Where: Omni Richmond Hotel, Richmond, VA

On both Saturday, January 12 and Sunday January 13, Alex Tuchman will be giving a talk in the “Soil, Seeds and Pollinators” track on “Beekeeping: Honey and Pollination Services.”  The talk will take place on both days from 11:00 am

Sustainable Biodynamic Beekeeper Training – 2019-2020 Class – Session 4: Graduation

When: August 6, 2020 – August 8, 2020 all-day
Where: Spikenard Farm Honeybee Sanctuary, 401 Hideaway Ln SE, Floyd, VA 24091, USA

Two-year program. For those who are prepared for the most in-depth and comprehensive training in biodynamic beekeeping in the USA. Participants must have bees!

Sustainable Biodynamic Beekeeper Training – 2019-2020 Class – Session 3

When: June 4, 2020 – June 6, 2020 all-day
Where: Spikenard Farm Honeybee Sanctuary, 401 Hideaway Ln SE, Floyd, VA 24091, USA

Two-year program. For those who are prepared for the most in-depth and comprehensive training in biodynamic beekeeping in the USA. Participants must have bees!

Sustainable Biodynamic Beekeeper Training – 2019-2020 Class – Session 2

When: August 22, 2019 – August 24, 2019 all-day
Where: Spikenard Farm Honeybee Sanctuary, 401 Hideaway Ln SE, Floyd, VA 24091, USA

Two-year program. For those who are prepared for the most in-depth and comprehensive training in biodynamic beekeeping in the USA. Participants must have bees!

Sustainable Biodynamic Beekeeper Training – 2019-2020 Class – Session 1

When: June 6, 2019 – June 8, 2019 all-day
Where: Spikenard Farm Honeybee Sanctuary, 401 Hideaway Ln SE, Floyd, VA 24091, USA

Two-year program. For those who are prepared for the most in-depth and comprehensive training in biodynamic beekeeping in the USA. Participants must have bees!

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