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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: Virtual Bee College (Every Saturday morning 8:30am-12:30pm (US Eastern Time) in March, 2021)-- registration BELOW

2021 Virtual Spring Bee College Agenda

2021 Spring Virtual Bee College Registration HERE

Due to COVID-19, we plan to offer a virtual bee college session for 2021 Spring Virtual Bee College. We apologize for any inconveniences. Thank you!



-$125 for all four sessions (“Package Deal”)/person

-10% discounts available only when purchasing the “Package Deal” to active duty military members, Retired Veterans, Florida State Beekeepers Association members, active members of the Master Beekeeper, Master Gardener, and/or Master Naturalist Programs, UF/IFAS county extension faculty, and anyone under 18 years of age. Use the discount code 'Discount' at checkout.

For Bee Clubs/Association

Bee Clubs/Associations can purchase a “Package Deal”, all four sessions, at a discounted rate ($110) 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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