The half day course is designed to give people a better understanding of beekeeping and whether it is the hobby for them.
The lecture will outline the commitments’ needed in both time and costs to become a competent beekeeper.
You will gain all the necessary information on bees and how we look after them to make an informed decision to become a Beekeeper.
This Lecture will start with understanding bees and how they live and follows through to equipment and handling.
Topics covered in this Lecture
- Life inside a bee hive
- Types of hives
- Beekeeping equipment
- Environmental considerations for placing a hive
- Handling bees
- The beekeeping calendar
If you have ever thought about keeping bees this is the place to start.