This seven-part course provides information and hands-on opportunities for the beginner beekeeper.
Led by experienced apiarists, this course will walk you through the active bee season, April to November. Participants will learn how to:
• Build hive equipment
• Perform status checks of active hives
• Assess the health of the Queen
• Control for pests and diseases
• Harvest honey
• Prepare hives for winter
Each session includes both in-class learning and hands-on experience in the bee yard with experts. Veils and jackets available on request.
2019 COURSE DATES
Sundays, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
April 7, May 5, June 9, July 14, August 18, September 22, October 27
$299 + HST