Where is my Queen? – How to read a frame.

The number one thing all beekeepers want it to see the Queen. This session we will dive into what is actually on a frame. We will see what can be […]

Prevent swarming in your apiary

Honey bees live to swarm.  No one wants to see their bees leave.  Techniques to suppress the swarming instinct.

Dowsing – Hive locating and placement

Learn how and why to use dowsing rods to place your honey bee hives. This is an in person and hands on training at the CNY Beekeeper School location in […]


Whats happening with your bees?

General question and answer beekeeper session today. Feel free to send your questions in ahead of time. Ask anything while in the meeting. Today is a great day to have […]

Eight week Hands in Hives experience

8 Saturdays this spring/summer learning to keep bees. It doesn't matter if you have bees or want bees. This class will be fun and informative. Starting the first Saturday in […]


Bananas and Bees

Anyone who has been stung knows that there is the smell of bananas. The smell can be extremely strong if it is a hot hive or many bees are involved. […]

Not My Beeswax! – What it is? What to do with it?

Central New York Beekeeper School Bridgeport

Wax is one of the byproducts of keeping honey bees. It comes in many forms and can be collected by the beekeeper for reuse. From collecting to final products, we […]

Honey Contest 2021 – Free Nuc!

This years contest will be in the first week of October. Entries due first Monday of the month and Winners announced the Second Monday. This event page will be updated […]