Establish a great working relationship with your Beekeeper Mentor. This template provides a starting agreement for hive support.
Honey Bee Hive Letter of Understanding Between School and Beekeeper
This letter serves as an agreement between SCHOOL and BEEKEEPER. BEEKEEPER agrees to be the Bee Mentor for the HONEY BEE HIVE which will be provided by a grant from The Bee Cause Project. As the mentor, BEEKEEPER will:
Source and install the bee colony.
Continue sourcing of bees.
Provide hive management and training to onsite bee advocates.
Find bee mentors/bee keepers to support hive maintenance and bee sourcing.
Maintain hive health.
Remove bees if necessary.
Ensure bees are managed year round.
Provide emergency assistance with hive maintenance, if necessary.
BEEKEEPER, as an authorized school volunteer, will be covered under the SCHOOL’S general liability insurance policy.
BEEKEEPER INFO AND SIGNATURE
SCHOOL REPRESENTATIVE INFO AND SIGNATURE