Posts Tagged: California Master Beekeeper Program
Sorry, we're closed! What's a honey bee to do when one of her favorite flowers, cape mallow...
An energetic honey bee heads for a cape mallow (Anisodontea sp. "Strybing Beauty"), only to find it closed. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Are you really closed for bees-ness? The honey bee peers inside the cape mallow. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
I'm going in! (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Ah, sweet nectar! (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Cheryl Veretto was the first to step forward. She and 51 other beekeepers had gathered that...
Cheryl Veretto was first in line to take the California Master Beekeeper Program practical test administered in September 2016. With her is UC Davis research associate Charley Nye, CAMBP examiner and manager of the Laidlaw facility. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
With their veils off in this portion of the CAMBP practical test, examiner Charley Nye watches Cheryl Veretto finish the last steps of her test. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Cheryl Veretto's Facebook page.
Enthusiasm is building and buzzing for the California Master Beekeeper...
Master Beekeeper Mark Carlson of San Francisco will present an online course, hosted by the California Master Beekeeper Program, on "An Introduction to Mead 2021." (Photo courtesy of Mark Carlson)
Make mine mead! Mead is "the fastest growing alcoholic beverage category in the United States," according to the American Mead Makers Association. (Photo courtesy of Mark Carlson)
Want to celebrate May Day by learning about mead, the world's most ancient alcoholic beverage?...
Participants in the California Master Beekeeper Program's online introduction to mead will learn about honey and mead. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
A honey bee heading toward the tower of jewels, Echium wildpretii. Without the bee, there would be no honey or mead. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
"Honey bees contribute nearly $20 billion to the value of U.S. crop production," according to the...
A honey bee gives a "high five." (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)