Newcomers to Bee Keeping

Starting with bees or retuning to beekeeping, then this is a course for you. In this hands on course you will learn in a practical way the Ins and outs of keeping Bees with talks and demonstrations.

  • ·         Bee Stings The basics – allergies, preparation, equipment
  • ·         Bee Suit
  • ·        Gloves
  • ·        Equipment
  • ·        Hive Types
  • ·        Obtaining your first colony : A Nucleus
  • ·        The Honey Crop
  • ·        Where can I keep my bees?
  • ·        How much time do I need to devote to the bees?
  • ·        The Inmates of the colony – Drones, Workers and Queen
  • ·        The Queen
  • ·        Introduction to the Lakeland Beekeepers

And much more…..