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SSBKA Beginners Beekeeping Course – Session 3 ** cancelled for 2020 **

August 22 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

£100

** THIS COURSE IS NOW FULLY BOOKED BUT PLEASE FOLLOW THE EVENTBRITE LINK IF YOU WISH TO BE ADDED TO THE RESERVE LIST IN CASE OF CANCELLATIONS**

The SSBKA Beginners Beekeeping course aims to teach you the basics of keeping bees to enable you to start keeping bees in a way that ensures you get enjoyment out of your new hobby.  The course incorporates both theory and practical where you will learn about the session topic in the morning theory session before getting to practice what you have learnt on a live colony in the afternoon. Subjects covered include;

Ecology of the honey bee

Setting up an apiary and equipment required

Inspections and record keeping

Swarm control

Disease control

Honey extraction

Overwintering your bees

 

The course costs £100, no equipment is necessary as we provide suits and hive tools there is a reduced cost of £50 for child

 

Link to Eventbrite to book your place on the 2020 course here

Venue

BeeSpace