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Beginning Beekeeping Course Begins March 18 at Cooperative Extension

Mar 06, 2019

Cumberland County Cooperative Extension will be holding a Beginning Beekeeping Course starting March 18 at 6 p.m. at the Cumberland County Agricultural Center, located at 301 E. Mountain Dr., Fayetteville.


The Beginning Beekeeping Course is free and will be held Monday evenings for six weeks. The course will cover the basic information necessary to get started in beekeeping and will prepare students for a practical beekeeping course in spring 2019. 


For more information and to preregister for the course, call Kenny Bailey at 910-321-6871 or email


For accommodations for persons with disabilities, contact Lisa Childers at (910) 321-6880, no later than five business days before the event.