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Certification Program

Get Certified in Beekeeping
The USF Botanical Gardens offers a yearlong Beekeeping course, which covers basic information about what it takes to become a beekeeper. Basic bee biology, building hives, rearing queens, honey extraction and overwintering are just some of the topics touched on in the course. The course is offered by Advanced Master Bee Keeper Brent Weisman and takes place on the third Saturday of each month at 10 a.m. Pre-registration is required and can be done so by calling 813.974.2329. For more information, please go to www.americasbeekeeper.com.