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  • Beginner Beekeeping Course - Spring / Summer

    C$45.00

    Spring / Summer Beginner Beekeeping Courses

    This is a hands on and interactive Beginner Beekeeping course.
    Depending on the weather, you may be able to handle bees and work on actual production Bee Hives.  
    We do not show slid shows and make you sit in the dark.

    If you have an interest in becoming a Beekeeper and would like to learn the steps to start a successful hobby or business then this is the course for you.  After this course you will have the knowledge to confidently start a bee hive and continue your journey to becoming a Bee Keeper.

    Curriculum:

    • Introduction to the Honey Bee and Bee Keeping
    • Queen, Drone and Worker Bee Identification
    • Bee Hive Components
    • Bee Hive Placement
    • How to handle Honey Bees and Frames of Brood
    • How to introduce a Nucleus Hive to a Beehive
    • Diseases, Medication and Nutritional Requirements of the Honey Bee
    • Maintaining a hive and getting it ready to thrive and grow.
    It is Spring in April and May.  Depending on the weather you might be able to handle bees.  If it is raining or chilly you will not.  If we do handle bees, veils will be provided by us.  You are welcome to bring your own if you have one.  The course is held in doors and the class will proceed rain or shine.

    Beginner Beekeeping Courses are are limited to 10 people per day to ensure that you get the attention necessary to succeed.

    Book your spot for the below dates.  There is really no strict end time for the course.  I am available afterwards as long as there are questions.  This course is about learning and making sure that you have the skills required to succeed.
    • Saturday, April 8, 2017 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm - SOLD OUT
    • Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm - SOLD OUT
    • Saturday, April 29, 2017 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm - SOLD OUT
    • Saturday, May 6, 2017 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm - SOLD OUT
    • Saturday, May 13, 2017 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm - SOLD OUT
    • Saturday, May 27, 2017 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm - SOLD OUT
    • Saturday, June 3, 2017 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm - SOLD OUT
    • Saturday, June 17, 2017 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm - SOLD OUT
    • Saturday, June 24, 2017 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm - 10 Spaces Left

    This is a great present that any aspiring Beekeeper would love.

    Course must be paid for to reserve your spot.  Limited space is available.  Sign up now before you miss out.

    Due to the limited spaces available, refunds will not be given if you cancel or are a no show.

    You must be 18 years of age or older to attend the course.  Children 12 years or older may attend if accompanied by a parent.

    You might also be interested in purchasing one of our Hive Kits prior to taking the course

    You could also reserve a Nucleus Hive

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