Northeast Georgia Mountains / Helen

"Green" Bee Keeping

Dates : 11/22/14 - 11/22/14
Smithgall Woods State Park
61 Tsalaki Trail
Helen, GA 30545

706-878-3087
  • Smithgall Cottage

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  • Laurel Cottage Bedroom

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  • Laurel Cottage Living Room

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  • Laurel Cottage

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  • Smithgall Cottage Living Room

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  • Creekside Cottage Living Room

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In this introduction to sustainable practices in hobby beekeeping, guests will learn about pathogen and disease identification, organic treatments, how to help hives overwinter, swarming behavior, creating a bee-friendly yard, and non-toxic pest and disease control. Taught by entomologist and beekeeper Amanda Rose Newton.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Saturday: 9:00AM - 11:00AM

    Admission & Fees

    Admission Fee $20

    Parking Fee $5

    Type

    State Park Events