The Bee’s Knees

£62.00

Although they are little, honeybees are as important to man-kind and our environment as water. Discover a new world – the world of honey bees. Classes will cover everything you need to know to begin keeping bees safely and effectively. Topics Covered:

  • Introduction to Beekeeping
  • Getting started with Beekeeping
  • Equipment for Beekeeping
  • Types of Hives

The course is practical, no equipment required, however, learners who progress from this course may choose to start their own beekeeping.

RECOMMENDED READING: Honey Bee Biology and Beekeeping, Dewey M. Caron with Lawrence John Connor

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Time
Start
Day
Price
Duration
Type
Code: WAU214
Time: 10:30-12:30
Start: 29/09/2021
Day: Wednesday
Price: £62.00
Duration: 6 weeks
Type: ON CAMPUS

Description

Michael Young, MBE

“I have a real love for honeybees and have kept bees for over 30 years. I founded the Institute of Northern Ireland Beekeepers and am an international senior honey judge.  Skilled in many areas of apiculture including beeswax encaustic painting and mead making, I also enjoy photography, gardening and nature.”

RECOMMENDED READING: Honey Bee Biology and Beekeeping, Dewey M. Caron with Lawrence John Connor

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