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2 Day Bee Keeping Course/Workshop

July 17 - July 18

£115

Bees for Development’s 2 day Sustainable Beekeeping Course 

In addition to our new 1 day beekeeping courses, we are also hosting Bees for Development’s Sustainable Beekeeping Weekend Course on 17-18 July 2021.
The course is fully booked at present but please get in touch by emailing bfdoffice@beesfordevelopment.org if you would like to join the waiting list.

The Course covers the management of bees, and natural ways to take care of them.

Course content:
Meet the bees – a hands-on look at honey bee colonies housed in different hives
The natural life-cycle of honey bees – honey bee biology and ecology
Being a beekeeper – what does keeping bees really mean?
The relationship between bees and flowers – pollination, plants and biodiversity
Honey bees in the landscape
Keeping bees healthy – what to do and when to act
Making and building low-cost hives – practical demonstration
Warre’s People’s hive, horizontal top-bar hives, frame hives: we look at each and help you choose which system is best for you and for your bees
Beekeeping and sustainability – what does the future hold?

The Course is suitable for those with or without previous knowledge of beekeeping.

Delicious fresh lunch and hot drinks included in the price.

Why not combine your course with a stay at Drovers. See Book Now page

Details

Start:
July 17
End:
July 18
Cost:
£115
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Organizer

Kesri Smolas
Phone:
07748146862
Email:
gatherings@droversrest.co.uk
Website:
www.droversrest.co.uk

Venue

Drovers Rest
Drovers Rest Llanycoed Farm, off Watery Lane Hay on Wye United Kingdom + Google Map
Phone:
01497433677
Website:
www.droversrest.com