Beekeeping classroom comes to 13th Street

Two males in protection examine beehive frames

Photos by Christopher Gannon.

(Above) Bees circle in flight around a student (left) and ISU Extension and Outreach specialist Randall Cass as they examine hive frames Aug. 27 in the Bee Biology, Management and Beekeeping class, Entomology/Biology 358X. (Below) Associate professor of ecology, evolution and organismal biology Amy Toth (in pink jacket) instructs students. Four hives moved from the university's horticulture farm north of Ames to the prairie area north of the Environmental Health and Safety Services Building created a beekeeping classroom.

Beekeeping class listens to instructor