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Beekeeping Courses 2019
Bees at the Hive Entrance
First Lesson

Beekeeping for Beginners
This is a 2-day classroom and apiary course designed for those that need knowledge and skills before being confident to take on their own bees.

The course will cover:
• Life Cycle of the Honey Bee
• Equipment usage
• Colony Management
• Pests & Diseases
• Swarm Control
• Practical Honey Bee Handling and Hive Inspection
Both days will consist of mornings in the classroom and the afternoons in the apiary.

However, under certain weather conditions, it will not be possible for the bee hives to be opened. In that case, the afternoon apiary sessions will be rescheduled for another day.

May : Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th, 2019 *** Fully booked ***
August: Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th, 2019

9:30am - 4:00pm

Wiltshire Bee Centre, Yatesbury, Near Calne, SN11 8FA

Cost: £50

For further information, or to be sent a booking form, please click on the email link below.

Last updated July 18th, 2012. Maintained by dnfr.