Course Provider: Bees for Development
Contact Name: Nicola Bradbear
Telephone: 01600 714848
Ragmans Lane Farm
Course Length: 2 days
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Two day Course on treatment free beekeeping in horizontal hives with Dr Leo Sharashkin of Missouri, USA.
Times: 9am to 5.30pm on Saturday 11, and 9am to 4pm on Sunday 12 November.
The Course will cover all aspects of the natural beekeeping approach, including:
How bees live in nature and how to respect their ways in your apiary.
Natural and less intensive management
Start or increase an apiary by attracting swarms of local bees
Horizontal hives and their advantages.
Wax foundation v foundationless natural comb.
Colony management - what to do and what not to do.
One-box hive, no feeding, no queen excluders, no requeening.
Healthy strong colonies without any treatments.
What's included in the price?
Price: £325 (including VAT), this includes tuition, refreshments and lunch on both days.
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