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Beekeeping course

£185.00
Quantity discounts:
2+ £165.00
3+ £155.00
The objective of the course is to provide a well rounded knowledge of keeping honeybees to get the beginner off to flying start. A beekeeper needs to be proactive since the bees have their own agenda and will carry on regardless. Understanding how and why bees work will lead to a greater enjoyment of your honeybees.
 
The syllabus.
History of Honeybees
Biology of the Honeybee
Life cycle of the honeybee
Swarming - What it is and how to deal with it
Pest & diseases - Identification and remedial actions
Hives - Types, pros and cons
Colony assessment & hygiene
Bee keeping annual diary
Health, safety & PPE
Record keeping
Apiaries - site selection, risk assessment
The course also provides lists of reading material and providers of bee keeping sundries
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Supply your first bee hive.
Supply your first nucleus of bees
Access to a Facebook support group
Regular "Beer N Bees" peer support meetings
The course also provides lists of reading material and providers of bee keeping sundries
The price is inclusive of VAT

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