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  • 2 - Beekeeping Course - Honey Harvest, Medication, Winter Preparation

    C$50.00

    Fall Preparation Course Schedule

    This is a hands on Beginner Beekeeping course.

    This course is designed to teach you how to harvest Honey, Medicate your Bees and Prepare for Winter.

    The Course will be held inside at the Shop.  By now we all know what bees look like.  We will be learning how to keep them alive through the winter.

    The Course is broken down into 3 Sections:

    Honey Harvesting:

    We will cover the different methods of removing honey from the hive, extracting honey, filtering it, bottling it and Labeling Requirements.

    Medication:

    We will discuss treatment options for our bees and Discuss Varroa Mite, Tracheal Mite, American Foul Brood and Nosema.  We will discuss the ways to check for Mite levels and how to administer treatments to our hives.

    Winter Preparation:

    Fall Feeding will be covered as well as wrapping and insulating your hives for winter.  Hive placement and wind breaks will also be discussed as well as emergency winter feeding.


    Fall Preparation Beekeeping Course are held every Saturday starting mid August 2018

    Book your spot for the below dates.
    • Saturday, August 11, 2018 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm - SOLD OUT
    • Saturday, August 18, 2018 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm - Only 8 Spaces Left
    • Saturday, August 25, 2018 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm - SOLD OUT
    • Saturday, September 8, 2016 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm - Only 11 Spaces Left
    • Saturday, September 15, 2016 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm - SOLD OUT
    • Saturday, September 22, 2016 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm - SOLD OUT

    I have put the course as being 3 hours but I am available longer for questions and the Shop will be open for Attendees afterwards if you would like to purchase any Equipment or Supplies.

    Book your spot today.

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

    You must be 18 years of age or older to attend the course.

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