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Beekeeping classes planned for Davie County

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MOCKSVILLE, N.C. — The Davie County Beekeepers Association will hold a Beginner Beekeeping Short Course starting Jan. 12.

The class takes place on Saturdays from 9 to 11:30 a.m. through Feb. 9 at the Davie County Public Library at 371 N. Main St. in Mocksville.

Organizers say class topics will include bee biology, beekeeping equipment, honey extraction and beeswax products.

The cost for the course is $25 for nonmembers of the association and $20 for members.

Preregistration is required and can be made online at For more information, call George Snyder at (336) 492-2350.