Ever wondered what beekeeping is really about? Wanting to buy your first hive? Looking to top up your basic knowledge to be an even more successful beekeeper?
With the arrival of spring and Covid-19 restrictions lessening, we are happy to be opening our doors to a beginners beekeeping course with hands on experience.
With years of experience and knowledge we pride ourselves in beekeeping. Something that we want to share with you. This is an all you need beekeeping course covering essential theory and the must need hands on practice experience.
We will look at topics such as: honeybees, equipment, hives and where to put them, beekeeping basics, what to expect in a typical year, and what the next steps are.
The practical experience will help you enjoy beekeeping in the future. We will show you excellent handling, ways of reading the colony, an idea of things you shouldn't do in beekeeping and help you feel comfortable around honeybees.
This course is limited capacity.
To reduce possible contact time we will be running 2 theory sessions ONLINE and a 2 hour practical session. This means you can put the theory into practice on Sunday 9th and enjoy the hands on experience without worrying about sitting in the classroom on the day.