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Honey Bee Research and Extension Lab

Honey Bee Research and Extension Lab

Bee College

Bee College is a training event for beekeepers of all experience levels held in Gainesville, FL. Bee College participants get the opportunity to learn about honey bees and beekeeping from the state's experts. Class topics include beginner beekeeping courses, in-hive skill practice, research updates, native bees, and more! Click here to sign up for emails about Bee College events.


Next Bee College (IN PERSON): August 12 & 13, 2022 Panama City, Florida

To register, click here

For lodging, 2022 Bee College in the Panhandle Hotel List (please note, these rates may have changed)

2022 August Save the Date Bee College

10% off discounts available for 2-day tickets to active duty military members, Retired Veterans, Florida State Beekeepers Association members, active members of the UF/IFAS Master Beekeeper, Master Gardener, Master Naturalist Programs, UF/IFAS county extension faculty, and anyone under 18 years of age. Contact honeybee@ifas.ufl.edu for the promo code to use at checkout.

Bee Clubs/Associations can purchase a 2-day ticket at a discounted rate ($160) to raffle off to your club's members. Only one discounted ticket is allowed per club.

Bee College Honey Show

UF/IFAS Honey Judge Program


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Questions about Bee College? Contact us!

UF HBREL Extension Team
honeybee@ifas.ufl.edu