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Litten Local Nature Reserve

118 Oldfield Lane South

Greenford

UB6 9JX

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Beekeeping - Beginners Course

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6 weeks introduction in what it takes to become a beekeeper. You will learn

  • Introduction to the Ealing and District Beekeepers Association
  • Components of a hive and the different types available
  • Origins and the life cycle of a honey bee
  • Swarming
  • Queen rearing
  • Importance as pollinators
  • Year in the Apiary
  • Products of the hive
  • Harvesting and selling honey
  • Healthy bees and pests
  • Brood diseases and Adult diseases

These session will be held at the Litten Nature Reserve, Greenford starting on Monday 9th of March until the 20th of April, with a 2 week gap. Bellow are dates in full.

  • March 9th
  • March 16th
  • March 23rd
  • March 30th
  • April 6th
  • April 20th

There will be opportunity to attend various practicals at our local apiary during April and May.

The course includes a full copy of lecture presentations and a text book, The Complete Guide to Beekeeping by Jeremy Evans, in collaboration with Sheila Burrett.

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Litten Local Nature Reserve

118 Oldfield Lane South

Greenford

UB6 9JX

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