4 Prerequisites to Beekeeping

Wondering what it takes to become a beekeeper? Watch our video lesson and learn about the time commitment, costs, equipment needs, and more!

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Many people have become interested in beekeeping and wonder if its right for them. In this free video lesson NewBee University founder and instructor Matthew Doucette explains the 4 prerequisites to becoming a beekeeper.

He will answer the most common questions those interested in becoming a beekeeper ask, including:

How much does it cost?

How much time does it take?

How do I get started?

If you are wondering if beekeeping is right for you, we hope that you will enjoy this 12 minute video lesson on what it takes to become a beekeeper. If you enjoy this lesson we will provide information on how to continue to learn more about beekeeping with NewBee University.

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Your Instructor

Matthew "Mr. D" Doucette
Matthew "Mr. D" Doucette

My name is Matthew Doucette, founder of NewBee University. I have a Master's in Education, but more importantly a love of bees and a passion for sharing that love with others. I am pleased to be able to have the opportunity to bring new students into the wonderful world of beekeeping and helping them build the foundation to making this a long-term hobby. I look forward to working with you and helping you start your first hive!

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