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Interested in Beekeeping?

The North Central Bee Keepers Association wants to let Crow Wing County 4-H youth know about a scholarship available for a class taking place in Brainerd this Spring.

Youth (ages 10-16) can apply for a scholarship to take a bee keeping class.

This includes free bees, hive and Bee Keepers Association membership. This scholarship is intended for getting a new generation involved in bee keeping.

Some details about the scholarship

– Includes attendance to Introduction to Beekeeping class

– New equipment provided – hive with bottom, cover, and frames

– Expect your bees to arrive around mid-April

– Plan to join us at the November meeting to let us know how your first season went

If you are interested in this opportunity, contact the extension office at or (218) 824-1065.

Sarah Ukkelberg

4-H Program Coordinator

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