SHSM Event: Honeybees & All about Trees
Location: Arboreitum, Ontario Agricultural College, University of Guelph
Schools: Resurrection CSS
Majors: Horticulture & Landscaping
In the morning, you will visit the Honey Bee Research Centre and get the buzz on bees. Students will learn about honey bee biology, social structure, and how to behave around stinging insects. Students will then have an opportunity to visit the apiary to see different parts of a live hive. Finish with a taste of honey directly from the honeycomb!
In the afternoon, you will visit one of the most beautiful natural spaces on campus, the Arboretum! Students will walk through The Arboretum with a naturalist to learn about tree identification, disease, conservation, and biology.
Bus departs at 9:00am and returns by 2:45pm
Training time runs from 9:45-2:00pm
Important! A signed waiver form specific to the University is required just for this event. Click the link below to print the form and bring it with you on the day of the event. No form = no admittance
Students may bring their own lunch, or purchase one on campus.
You will earn 1 compulsory and 1 elective certification.