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Beekeeping Course 2019

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Heeley City Farm

Sheffield

S2 3DT

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Join our resident Bee Keeper, Nick, for a series of sessions and learn all about Bee keeping

All sessions are 10am till 1pm

Saturday 20th April: Preparing to keep bees/the basics

Introduction to bees, the equipment you need to keep them, health and safety and where to put your hive

Saturday 27th April: How to assemble hives and frames

Practical session learning about selection, construction and maintenance for your hive

Saturday 4th May: Hive observations/Swarm Control/Bee management

What to look for when observing your bees, what this means for your colony, and how to manage specific events in the hive

Saturday 11th May: The bee keeping year

From starting up your colony through to Winter hefting: getting through your first year successfully

Saturday 18th May: Harvesting honey

Learn to harvest honey and understand the good bee keeping practices and principles for harvesting that support a strong, healthy colony

Saturday 25th May: Feeding bees /management of pests & diseases

Good housekeeping of the hive, protection and treatment from common threats to the colony’s health

£75 (plus booking fee) for all 6 sessions

For more information Tel: 0794118 2028 or Email: nhorne@heeleyfarm.org.uk

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