Individuals interested in beekeeping are invited to attend a two-night Beginning Beekeeping Class at the Lyon County Extension Office. The classes will be held on March 5 and 16 from 6 to 8 p.m. The speaker for both nights will be Kent Williams, master beekeeper.
Topics to be covered include site selection, equipment selection, assembly and the choices involved, ways to obtain bees and costs involved, basic gear needed for beekeeping, what to expect the first year and the second, and more!
For additional information and for reservations call the Extension Office at 270-388-2341. A supper will be provided. The classes are free of charge.