Thinking of keeping bees but not sure what is involved? Maybe you do not want to commit just yet to a full beekeeping course or maybe you are just curious to know more. This one day introductory session held in April is just for you!
The outline for the day is:
10:00 a.m. Introductions
10:15 a.m. The Wonderful Honey Bee (presentation)
12:00 p.m. Lunch break
1:00 p.m. Getting Started (practical activity and presentation)
2:00 p.m. Inside the Beehive
3:30 p.m. Question & Answer Session
4:00 p.m. Finish
Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided, but please bring your own packed lunch. Dependent on the weather, we will give a practical demonstration of a beehive inspection - protective clothing will be provided, but please bring your own Wellington boots and Marigold (or similar) gloves.
The date for our next Taster Day is 7th April 2018. Please contact us if you are interested in attending. If you would like to give the gift of beekeeping, contact us about buying a gift voucher for the Taster Day.