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The Friends of the Horticulture Farm is a grassroots organization dedicated to protecting, enhancing and promoting the significant plant collections and natural areas of the UVM Horticultural Research Center in South Burlington, Vermont for education, research, and public enrichment.

Wednesday, Feb 11   6:00 - 8:00pm

"Starting and Managing Your Own Bee Hive"

Certified Beekeeper Scott Wilson of Heavenly Honey Apiary will talk about the current state of Vermont bees and beekeepers, what it takes to start and manage honey bee hives, uses of hive products, threats to honeybees, and a honey tasting.   Qualifies for EMG-Education hours. Fee: Members $10  Non-members $15

NOTE LOCATION CHANGE

This event will be held at the Vermont Commons School, which is right outside the farm gate. Address: 75 Green Mountain Drive, South Burlington, VT 05403

TO REGISTER: Send an email to info@friendsofthehortfarm.org

 

Antique Wooden Bee Hive

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Photo by Sally McCay

 
 
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Photo by Jen Mills

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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Hello Friends,

We are busy planning for the 2015 Flower Show, Feb 27, 28 and March 1. If you would like to volunteer, drop us an email;

Email:info@friendsofthehortfarm.org

Thank you from your Volunteer Board Members, Friends of the Horticulture Farm.


 

 

 

 
 
   
PLEASE ALSO VISIT THE WEB SITES OF SOME OF OUR LOCAL GARDENING FRIENDS/SUPPORTERS:
 
 
     
 
     
 
    Branch Out Burlington  
 
     
 
   
 
 
   
American Conifer Society
 
 
 
 
 
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