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Fall is for Planting
Date: Saturday, September 30th, 2023
Time: 10:30 a.m. -12:00 p.m.
Address: Rainbow Gardens (8516 Bandera Rd., SA, TX 78250)
Attracting Butterflies & Pollinators to Your Landscape with Texas Superstar® Plants
Cost: $15.00 (13.50 SABOT Member)
Date: Thursday, October 5th, 2023
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Address: SABOT (555 Funston Place, San Antonio, TX 78209)
Click Here to Register & Pay
Private Applicator Training
Cost: $60.00 (includes registration fee and materials)
Date: Friday, October 6th, 2023
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Address: Bexar County Extension Office (3355 Cherry Ridge Dr., Ste. 208, San Antonio, TX 78230)
Payment: Contact Kennedy Green at 210-631-0400 or email her at Kennedy.Green@ag.tamu.edu
Date: Saturday, October 7th, 2023
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Address: Milberger’s Nursery (3920 N Loop 1604 E, San Antonio, TX 78247)
Date: Saturday, October 14th, 2023
Time: 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Address: The Garden Center (10682 Bandera Rd., San Antonio, TX 78250)
Tag Archives: bees
Have you ever thought about keeping bees? For ag exemption purposes, to pollinate your garden, make your own honey, or just as a hobby? This program is for anyone interested in beekeeping and/or learning how to start beekeeping, but need to know where to start. This class is geared for first time beekeepers and presented by experienced beekeepers, entomologists and horticulturists. Anyone can be a beekeeper—young or old, city or country dweller! During this course, we will cover the basics of bees and beekeeping, including: bee biology, beekeeping… Read More →
If you have an interest in beekeeping and/or learning how to tart your own bee hives, the Beekeeping Basics Program is for you! The program includes a classroom program on Friday, November 2, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., in the Extension Conference Room at the Bexar County Office of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service (3355 Cherry Ridge, Suite 208). The program will also include a Field Day for class participants on Saturday, November 3, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon (depending on the weather), in a beekeeper’s yard… Read More →
September 28 (Friday) will be Second Steps in Beekeeping, 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., at Rudy’s BBQ Doc Holiday Banquet Room (location subject to change) in Leon Springs (24059 Old Fredericksburg Road). This class is for those who have already attended the Beekeeping Basics program and are ready for some more in-depth information. Cost is $40 (includes lunch) and online registration is required.
Beekeeping Basics — May 4, 2018, (9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.) with field day on May 5 We had enough interest and folks on the waiting list from the April class to open a second Beekeeping Basics Class in May! The class will be held May 4 with a field day on May 5. If you have an interest in beekeeping and/or learning how to start your own bee hives for pleasure, environmental stewardship, or to enhance pollination, join us for the May 4-5 program! This program is meant… Read More →
If you have attended the Beekeeping Basics program or already have bees and are ready for some more in depth information, this course will cover those needs! We will discuss the next steps in beekeeping once you have installed your bees. Topics subject to change and may include registering bees, a recap of bee biology, what you should see inside your hive, how and when to re-queen, how to split, how to extract honey, diseases and pests and a commercial beekeepers perspective. Class includes plenty of material and… Read More →