The Buzz About Bees - Bees and Diseases: Why and How to Treat Them

Event Date: 
Monday, May 7, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
The Barn @ Barn Beach Reserve, 347 Division Street, Leavenworth, WA


Bees and Diseases: Why and How to Treat Them

The Third of Four Classes to Help you Love Bees! 

Instructor Al Zalewski

Admission by Donation

What would we do without bees? 

Everyone has a role in protecting bee health - whether you are a beekeeper, farmer, pesticide applicator, home gardener, or someone just looking to learn more about bees. You can plant bee forage, follow pollinator-friendly pest management practices, control varroa mites in your hives, and spread the word about bee health. Come learn more about keeping bees healthy! 

The third of a series, there will more about bees every first Monday until June!
Course Fee: 
By Donation
About the Speaker

Al Zalewski is a retired dentist who moved to Manson on Lake Chelan in 2013. Al wanted bees since being given a book on beekeeping when he was 13.  He started with his first 3 hives in the spring of 2014. Each year since he has increased his hive numbers to present. 

Al has a specific interest: to increase hive survival by studying and implementing disease recognition, prevention and treatment, and controlling environmental factors.