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Introduction to beekeeping Meridian, Hampshire

Introduction to beekeeping Meridian, Hampshire

Duration: 3 full days- 16 hours

Price: £95

Contact: Louise Evans at Louise's Apiary

Botley Centre,
Committee room
Botley, Southampton
SO30 2ES

Course Start Dates

Due to the uncertainty caused by COVID-19/Coronavirus, please contact the course organiser before finalising plans to attend this course.

Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.

About the Course

A basic introduction to beekeeping including a hands on session with live honeybees. We will look at honey bees needs as well of those of the beekeepers, including where to site hives.

Sessions are a mixture of powerpoint and practicals with a mock up hive. By the end of the course you will have the underpinning knowledge to run your own colony and know some of the legal requirements around bees and honey products.

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What's included in the price?

Tea, coffee. Beesuits are provided for the practical element.
Please bring lunch, wellingtons and marigold type gloves

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  • Accessible by public transport
  • Parking provided
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Weekends
  • Wheelchair friendly

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